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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 230255
Last updated: 24 February 2020
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Date:26-OCT-2019
Time:morning
Type:Silhouette image of generic HUCO model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bell AH-1
Owner/operator:United States Marine Corps
Registration:
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Unknown
Location:former Tanegashima Airport -   Japan
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
An AH-1 of United States Marine Corps made a precaution landing together with an accompanied UH-1 at former Tanegashima Airport (8 km SSW of current Tanegashima Airport TNE/RJFG) before noon of 26th October without notifying Japanese local authorities due to a technical problem. After delivered the replacement parts by an Osprey via current Tanegashima Airport, two helicopters departed the landed site after 1 PM of 28th. No reported injuries.

Sources:

https://headlines.yahoo.co.jp/hl?a=20191028-00000006-kyodonews-soci
https://www3.nhk.or.jp/lnews/kagoshima/20191028/5050008382.html


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
28-Oct-2019 06:30 isamuel Added
28-Oct-2019 11:46 isamuel Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Source, Narrative]

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