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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 227937
Last updated: 15 August 2019
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Date:06-AUG-2019
Time:10:30 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic AS50 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Aérospatiale AS 350B Écureuil
Owner/operator:Guinea Air Force
Registration: 3X-AAE
C/n / msn: 1870
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:in sea off Kaloum, Conakry -   Guinea
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
An Aérospatiale AS 350B Écureuil crashed into the sea under unknown circumstances. The helicopter contained an instructor pilot and a trainee pilot who didn't survive.


Sources:

https://aminata.com/guinee-un-helicoptere-secrase/
http://french.china.org.cn/foreign/txt/2019-08/06/content_75073207.htm
https://emergencegn.net/guinee-crash-dun-helicoptere-militaire-aux-larges-de-conakry-avec-deux-membres-dequipage/
http://french.xinhuanet.com/2019-08/06/c_138288614.htm
https://www.senenews.com/actualites/societe/guinee-un-helicoptere-secrase-en-mer-avec-deux-passagers-a-bord_282162.html
http://www.lefigaro.fr/flash-actu/guinee-un-helicoptere-de-l-armee-s-abime-en-mer-au-large-de-conakry-20190806
https://www.africaguinee.com/articles/2019/08/06/urgentconakry-un-helicoptere-s-ecrase-aux-larges-de-kaloum

https://www.airliners.net/photo/Guinea-Air-Force/Aerospatiale-AS-350B-Ecureuil/5052631/L (photo)


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
06-Aug-2019 15:51 gerard57 Added
06-Aug-2019 18:10 RobertMB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Total occupants, Location, Source, Narrative]
07-Aug-2019 10:11 ctyone Updated [Registration, Total fatalities]
07-Aug-2019 15:15 RobertMB Updated [Source, Narrative]

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