ASN logo
ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 150494
Last updated: 15 September 2021
This information is added by users of ASN. Neither ASN nor the Flight Safety Foundation are responsible for the completeness or correctness of this information. If you feel this information is incomplete or incorrect, you can submit corrected information.

Type:Silhouette image of generic BK17 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
MBB BK 117A-3
Owner/operator:South African Air Force (SAAF)
Registration: 384
MSN: 7053
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 8
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Rhodes district, Eastern Cape -   South Africa
Phase: Unknown
Departure airport:Port Elisabeth
Destination airport:
Badly damaged when rolled over on emergency landing near Lesotho border. Repaired.


Air Forces Monthly, January 2000, p74

Revision history:

01-Nov-2012 13:34 TB Added
19-Oct-2018 18:40 TB Updated [Damage, Narrative]

Corrections or additions? ... Edit this accident description