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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 172543
Last updated: 19 January 2021
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Date:27-SEP-1973
Time:10:00
Type:Silhouette image of generic UH1 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bell UH-1H
Owner/operator:Türk Kara Ordusu Havaciliği
Registration: 69-15573
C/n / msn: 11861
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Prens Adalari -   Turkey
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Istanbul
Destination airport:Ankara
Narrative:
Fell into sea between Heybeliada and Büyükada islands (Prens Adalari/Prinzeninseln). Three rescued (Bbs/Yzb/Assubay) One Assubay missing. Helicopter sank. Type not reported.

Sources:

Cumhuriyet 29 September 1973, p1
Scramble (27 SEP 1972)
Milliyet Gazete 29 September 1973, p1+9


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
28-Dec-2014 20:09 TB Added
10-Jan-2021 20:33 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Source, Narrative]
19-Jan-2021 15:54 TB Updated [Time, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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