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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 213663
Last updated: 5 November 2019
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Date:27-JUL-2018
Time:11:48 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic H53 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Sikorsky CH-53E Super Stallion
Owner/operator:US Navy (USN)
Registration:
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Naval Air Facility Atsugi (NJA/RJTA) -   Japan
Phase: Take off
Nature:Military
Departure airport:NAF Atsugi (NJA/RJTA)
Destination airport:MCAS Iwakuni (IWK/RJOI)
Narrative:
The helicopter lost a window on takeoff. Neither injuries nor ground damage were reported. The incident helicopter was en route to Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni (IWK/RJOI), via Misawa Air Base (MSJ/RJSM) and Atsugi.

Sources:

https://headlines.yahoo.co.jp/hl?a=20180727-00000106-jij-soci
https://headlines.yahoo.co.jp/hl?a=20180727-00050113-yom-soci
https://www3.nhk.or.jp/news/html/20180727/k10011552201000.html?utm_int=news-social_contents_list-items_004
https://headlines.yahoo.co.jp/hl?a=20180727-00000093-asahi-soci
https://headlines.yahoo.co.jp/hl?a=20180727-00000085-mai-soci


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
27-Jul-2018 11:07 isamuel Added
27-Jul-2018 14:40 isamuel Updated [Aircraft type, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
27-Jul-2018 15:56 Aerossurance Updated [Operator, Departure airport, Destination airport, Narrative]

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