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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 185510
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Date:18-MAR-2016
Time:01:00
Type:Silhouette image of generic H60 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Sikorsky UH-60 ?
Owner/operator:
Registration:
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Unknown
Location:Shawal Manda area of Nad Ali district, Helmand province -   Afghanistan
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
According to initial reports the military helicopter made a hard landing. There were no casualties.
Picture posted on Watan Press suggests aircraft to be UH-60 on fire.

Sources:

http://www.ibtimes.com/us-army-refutes-reports-taliban-shooting-down-helicopter-southern-afghanistan-2338956
http://afghannews.com.af/2016/03/18/nato-confirms-no-casualties-as-helicopter-makes-hard-landing-in-helmand/
http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-3498272/US-Army-denies-Taliban-claims-shot-helicopter-Afghanistan-confirms-aircraft-hard-landing-no-casualties-no-enemy-involvement.html?ITO=1490&ns_mchannel=rss&ns_campaign=1490


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
18-Mar-2016 10:20 gerard57 Added
18-Mar-2016 12:31 Rumbachtaler Updated [Aircraft type, Source, Narrative]
22-Sep-2016 09:24 Aerossurance Updated [Operator, Narrative]

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