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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 186018
Last updated: 26 November 2021
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Date:11-SEP-1972
Time:12:30
Type:Silhouette image of generic B47G model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bell 47D-1
Owner/operator:
Registration: VT-DVT
MSN: 179
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Tapu -   India
Phase: En route
Nature:SU
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The helicopter's pilot lost control after main rotor imbalance as a result of foreign object damage.

Sources:

Civil aircraft accidents 1972 / Ministry of Tourism and Civil Aviation, CAD, ASD


Revision history:

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30-Mar-2016 17:05 harro Added

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