Wirestrike Accident Agusta-Bell AB 206A-1 JetRanger ? ,
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Date:Tuesday 2 June 1970
Type:Silhouette image of generic B06 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Agusta-Bell AB 206A-1 JetRanger ?
Owner/operator:Imperial Iranian Army Aviation (IIAA) ?
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 3
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:Karadsch (Karaj), Alborz -   Iran
Phase: En route
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Flew into power lines while filming over Karaj Dam. French filmmaker Albert Lamorisse (48) and the Iranian military pilot were killed. His son and assistant cinematographer, Pascal, survived.


Hamburger Abendblatt 3.6.1970, p33
Albert Lamorisse

Revision history:

13-Jan-2013 10:58 TB Added
29-Aug-2013 16:42 Dr.John Smith Updated [Source, Narrative]
02-Jul-2018 19:11 lbowma3 Updated [Total fatalities, Source, Narrative]
06-Dec-2018 13:25 TB Updated [Source, Narrative]
07-Dec-2018 16:24 TB Updated [Aircraft type]

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