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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 150831
Last updated: 16 June 2020
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Date:16-OCT-1993
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic AS65 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Aérospatiale SA 365N Dauphin 2
Owner/operator:China Ocean Helicopter (COHC)
Registration: B-7104
C/n / msn: 6060
Fatalities:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:South China Sea -   China
Phase: Landing
Nature:Domestic Non Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:
Destination airport:Oil Platform, South China Sea
Narrative:
It is believed that on landing on an offshore platform, just after touchdown, the helicopter was caught by strong winds and blown off the platform into the South China Sea. (Reports of this accident are confused and contradictory).

Sources:

1. World Directory of Airliner Crashes/Terry Denham
2. http://www.ascendworldwide.com/download/Cust/WAAS167_Complete.pdf
3. [LINK NOT WORKING ANYMORE:http://coptercrazy.brinkster.net/search/se365show.asp?start=51&count=50]


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
23-Nov-2012 10:29 TB Added
25-Nov-2012 10:14 TB Updated [Operator, Destination airport]
28-Nov-2016 22:36 Dr. John Smith Updated [Phase, Nature, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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