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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 152142
Last updated: 18 November 2021
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Date:26-MAR-1965
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic B47G model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Kawasaki/Bell 47G-3B-KH4
Owner/operator:Mainichi Shimbun
Registration: JA7407
MSN: 2041
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Nishinomiya City near Osaka -   Japan
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:SU
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Helicopter caught by wind gust during filming. Camera operator fell from the helicopter at 300 metres. Helicopter crashed and caught fire.

Sources:

Passauer Neue Presse 27.3.1965, p3


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
30-Dec-2012 11:42 TB Added
07-Jan-2013 09:45 TB Updated [Aircraft type]
05-Jul-2019 13:35 Cobar Updated [Date, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Location]

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