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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 146416
Last updated: 12 December 2019
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Date:21-JUN-2012
Time:20:00 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic H53 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Sikorsky CH-53D Sea Stallion
Owner/operator:USMC, HMH-362
Registration: 157135
C/n / msn: 65-228
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Sarabagh military base in Khost City -   Afghanistan
Phase: Landing
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:Sarabagh military base in Khost City
Narrative:
A NATO helicopter crashed inside the Sarabagh military base in Khost City, the capital of southeastern Khost province, on Thursday 21 June 2012.

As a result of the crash that took place at around 12pm, the aircraft caught fire, residents told Pajhwok Afghan News.

There were no fatalities. It is said to be an American helicopter.


Sources:

https://www.pajhwok.com/en/2012/06/21/isaf-helicopter-crashes-khost_
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_aviation_accidents_and_incidents_in_the_War_in_Afghanistan
https://www.helis.com/database/cn/23568/


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
21-Jun-2012 06:47 gerard57 Added
30-Jun-2012 03:53 gerard57 Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Source]
30-Jun-2012 03:56 gerard57 Updated [Operator]
05-Jul-2012 00:16 RW-018 Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Operator]
05-Jul-2012 00:17 harro Updated [Aircraft type]
09-Sep-2012 22:02 krasatpi Updated [Time, Cn, Source]

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