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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 154717
Last updated: 3 September 2019
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Date:03-APR-2007
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic UH1 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bell UH-1H
Owner/operator:Republic of China Army
Registration: 355
C/n / msn: 8055
Fatalities:Fatalities: 8 / Occupants: 8
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Kaohsiung -   Taiwan
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The helicopter flew into the radio transmission tower near the southern city of Kaohsiung on Tuesday 3 April 2007 during bad weather. All eight occupants were killed.

Sources:

http://www.pravdareport.com/news/world/04-04-2007/89037-helicopter_taiwan-0/
http://www.gmanetwork.com/news/story/37079/news/world/8-killed-in-taiwan-helicopter-crash
Scramble 336


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
01-Apr-2013 13:04 gerard57 Added
01-Apr-2013 19:05 harro Updated [Registration, Operator, Source]
03-Mar-2019 15:00 TB Updated [Registration, Cn]

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