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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 189440
Last updated: 19 October 2020
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Date:22-AUG-2016
Time:13:00 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic B06 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bell 206L-4 LongRanger IV
Owner/operator:Kenya Police Airwing
Registration: 5Y-COP
C/n / msn: 52367
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Nairobi Wilson Airport -   Kenya
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Training
Departure airport:WIL/HKNW
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Damaged during a training flight, seemingly in a heavy landing shortly after take-off (the skids collapsed and tail boom was damaged). The two POB received minor injuries.

Sources:

https://www.standardmedia.co.ke/article/2000212967/two-police-officers-injured-after-helicopter-crashes-at-wilson-airport
https://www.tuko.co.ke/177297-police-officers-fighting-for-their-lives-after-aircraft-crash-at-wilson-airport.html

Media:


Images:

Photo of 5Y-COP courtesy AirHistory.net


Nairobi - Wilson (HKNW / WIL)
22 September 2010; (c) Richard Vandervord

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
22-Aug-2016 14:10 Aerossurance Added
22-Aug-2016 14:12 Aerossurance Updated [Registration]
22-Aug-2016 14:13 Aerossurance Updated [Aircraft type]
22-Aug-2016 15:36 harro Updated [Embed code]
22-Aug-2016 16:59 Black Typhoon Updated [Aircraft type, Embed code]
22-Aug-2016 19:17 Aerossurance Updated [Aircraft type, Narrative]

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