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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 172379
Last updated: 24 April 2021
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Date:25-OCT-1979
Time:11:30
Type:Silhouette image of generic UH1 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Agusta-Bell AB 205
Owner/operator:Jandarma Genel Komutanliği
Registration: J-3239
MSN: 4412
Fatalities:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Sanliurfa -   Turkey
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Crashed. Two Officers and one NCO.
Pl.Capt. Taci Gökalp, Pl.Capt Lütfin Gün, Tech.NCO. Bekir EKER (ŞEHİT)
During enroute from Diyarbakır to Gaziantep, because of fogy air conditions, hit cliff near Urfa/AKABE vicinty.

Sources:

Scramble
Cumhuriyet 26 October 1979, p11
Milliyet, 26 October 1979, Page 12


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
18-Dec-2014 17:20 TB Added
21-Dec-2020 17:09 TB Updated [Time, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Source, Narrative]
23-Feb-2021 19:31 Anon. Updated [Source, Narrative]

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