Accident Westland 30-160 VT-EKR, 07 Feb 1989
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Type:Silhouette image of generic WG30 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Westland 30-160
Owner/operator:Pawan Hans
Registration: VT-EKR
MSN: 033
Fatalities:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 6
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:ca 4 km from Kohima, Nagaland -   India
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Dimapur
Destination airport:Kohima
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Crashed at Merima after tail rotor failure due to lack of oil in the gear box.


Civil aviation aircraft accident summary for the year 1989 (DGAC India)
Westland Aircraft since 1915 / Derek N James
Aviation World (March 2010)
World Directory of Airliner Crashes/Terry Denham
The Indian Express 8 February 1989, p1

Revision history:

25-Oct-2011 10:58 harro Added
13-Apr-2012 13:02 TB Updated [Operator, Other fatalities, Location, Source, Embed code]
14-Apr-2012 06:36 TB Updated [Operator, Location, Embed code]
07-Jan-2013 06:58 TB Updated [Phase, Source]
11-Feb-2013 09:56 TB Updated [Narrative]
16-Jan-2014 10:00 TB Updated [Time, Total occupants, Location, Source, Narrative]
04-Oct-2015 16:57 harro Updated [Time, Source]

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