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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 195825
Last updated: 11 September 2020
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Date:31-MAY-2017
Time:20:55
Type:Silhouette image of generic AS32 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Eurocopter AS 532UL Cougar
Owner/operator:Türk Kara Kuvvetleri (TKK)
Registration:
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 13 / Occupants: 13
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Sirnak -   Turkey
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Sirnak
Destination airport:
Narrative:
A military Cougar helicopter crashed three minutes after takeoff from Sirnak. All on board were killed.
The helicopter reportedly struck high voltage lines.

Sources:

http://www.hurriyet.com.tr/son-dakika-sirnakta-bir-askeri-helikopterle-irtibat-kesildi-40476148
http://www.goklerdeyiz.net/son-dakika-sirnakta-helikopter-dustu/
https://www.haber3.com/guncel/sirnakta-bir-askeri-helikopterle-irtibat-kesildi-haberi-4626901


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
31-May-2017 19:13 harro Added
31-May-2017 19:55 harro Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Source, Narrative]
31-May-2017 19:56 harro Updated [Damage]
31-May-2017 20:20 Anon. Updated [Source, Plane category]
31-May-2017 20:26 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Other fatalities]
01-Jun-2017 06:34 Iceman 29 Updated [Embed code]
26-Nov-2018 15:52 TB Updated [Operator, Source, Embed code]

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