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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 162648
Last updated: 27 December 2019
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Date:28-APR-2007
Time:day
Type:Silhouette image of generic UH1 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bell UH-1H
Owner/operator:Philippine Air Force (PAF)
Registration:
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:7
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Mactan Island, Cebu -   Philippines
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The helicopter went out of control when its tail rotor snagged some electric wires, Air Force spokesman Lieutenant Colonel Epifanio Panzo told reporters.
The helicopter was on a training mission when it crashed in the middle of a roed.

Sources:

http://www.reuters.com/article/2007/04/29/us-philippines-helicopters-idUSSP13465120070429


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
07-Dec-2013 17:46 Masen63 Added
14-Jun-2018 06:42 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Source]

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