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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 267922
Last updated: 23 October 2021
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Date:21-SEP-2021
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic LAMA model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
HAL Cheetah (Aérospatiale SA 315B Lama)
Owner/operator:Indian Army
Registration:
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Near Patnitop, Shiv Ghar Dhar area, Udhampur district -   India
Phase: En route
Nature:Training
Departure airport:Udhampur
Destination airport:
Narrative:
An Indian Army HAL Cheetah (Aérospatiale SA 315B Lama) crashed or crash landed on a hilly in foggy weather conditions in Shiv Ghar Dhar area, Udhampur district.
Both pilots died in the crash and the helicopter was destroyed.

Sources:

https://www.hindustantimes.com/india-news/helicopter-crashes-in-j-k-s-udhampur-district-search-teams-rushed-to-spot-101632206349016.html
https://www.indiatoday.in/india/story/helicopter-crashes-in-udhampur-district-of-jammu-kashmir-1855184-2021-09-21
https://www.dnaindia.com/india/report-jammu-and-kashmir-1-killed-2-injured-as-army-helicopter-crashes-at-patnitop-in-jammu-2912144
https://thewire.in/security/two-indian-army-pilots-killed-as-helicopter-crashes-in-jks-udhampur
https://twitter.com/Arjun_aajka20/status/1440275116043034629

Media:


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
21-Sep-2021 07:02 gerard57 Added
21-Sep-2021 07:06 gerard57 Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Source, Damage, Narrative]
21-Sep-2021 07:47 gerard57 Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Source, Narrative]
21-Sep-2021 07:48 gerard57 Updated [Source]
21-Sep-2021 07:52 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Source]
21-Sep-2021 10:10 gerard57 Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Source, Narrative]
21-Sep-2021 21:50 Iceman 29 Updated [Source, Embed code]
21-Sep-2021 23:18 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Embed code, Narrative]
22-Sep-2021 11:13 Iceman 29 Updated [Embed code]
22-Sep-2021 11:14 Iceman 29 Updated [Embed code]
23-Sep-2021 07:42 ABN397 Updated [Location, Nature, Departure airport, Embed code]

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