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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 153377
Last updated: 14 October 2019
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Date:20-FEB-2013
Time:12:00 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic H46 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing Vertol CH-46E Sea Knight
Owner/operator:United States Marine Corps (USMC)
Registration: 156442
C/n / msn: 2512
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 6
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:A forest in Phitsanulok province -   Thailand
Phase: Landing
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Amphibious assault ship USS
Destination airport:Amphibious assault ship USS
Narrative:
A US helicopter taking part in the Cobra Gold exercises had to make an emergency landing in a forest in Phitsanulok province.
The helicopter made a hard landing,
Two of the helicopter passengers were believed to need emergency surgery, while one sustained minor injuries and a further three were unhurt.


Sources:

https://www.facebook.com/notes/exercise-cobra-gold/helicopter-incident/538476642859072
http://www.channelnewsasia.com/stories/afp_asiapacific/view/1255340/1/.html
http://www.nationmultimedia.com/national/Lost-US-helicopter-found-30200403.html
http://alert5.com/2013/02/21/photo-usmc-ch-46-hard-landing-in-thailand/


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
20-Feb-2013 05:18 gerard57 Added
20-Feb-2013 07:59 Black Typhoon Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Departure airport, Destination airport, Plane category, ]
20-Feb-2013 21:00 Black Typhoon Updated [Time, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source]
21-Feb-2013 11:46 Anon. Updated [Source, Damage]
21-Feb-2013 15:03 Black Typhoon Updated [Departure airport, Destination airport]
24-Apr-2013 11:08 Thaiflyer Updated [Registration, Departure airport, Destination airport]
22-Jun-2014 19:51 Uli Elch Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn]

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