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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 151012
Last updated: 15 December 2019
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Date:05-DEC-2012
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic AS65 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Harbin Z-9 EH Haitun (SA 365N)
Owner/operator:Zambia Air Force
Registration: AF746
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 11
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Shiwangandu area of Muchinga Province -   Zambia
Phase: Take off
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Lusaka
Destination airport: Shiwang’andu
Narrative:
A Zambia Air Force Harbin Z-9 helicopter seemed to develop what could be described as power failure and failed to ascend before spiralling out of control towards a tree and then coming to rest near a tent erected to provide shelter.
One person on the ground was hurt in the incident.

Sources:

https://www.lusakatimes.com/2012/12/05/chopper-carrying-presidential-staff-crash-lands/
http://allafrica.com/stories/201212060434.html
http://www.parliament.gov.zm/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=2059&Itemid=86


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
05-Dec-2012 12:13 gerard57 Added
05-Dec-2012 12:14 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Registration]
06-Dec-2012 02:38 gerard57 Updated [Total occupants, Source]
08-Dec-2012 15:01 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Narrative]
21-Jan-2013 04:55 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Narrative]
15-Oct-2013 04:10 marko Updated [Aircraft type, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source]

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