Mid-air collision Accident Sikorsky HH-60M Black Hawk 15-20767,
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 309898
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Date:Wednesday 29 March 2023
Time:c. 22:00 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic H60 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Sikorsky HH-60M Black Hawk
Owner/operator:US Army
Registration: 15-20767
Fatalities:Fatalities: 5 / Occupants: 5
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Cadiz, KY -   United States of America
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Departure airport:Hopkinsville-Fort Campbell AAF, KY (HOP/KHOP)
Destination airport:Hopkinsville-Fort Campbell AAF, KY (HOP/KHOP)
Confidence Rating: Information verified through data from accident investigation authorities
Two US Army Sikorsky HH-60 Blackhawks, operated by the 101st Airborne Division, were destroyed following a mid-air collision near Highway 68, near Cadiz, Trigg County, Kentucky.
The four occupants on the first helicopter, and five occupants on the second helicopter perished.

Press Release states:
"The crash happened just before 10 p.m. on Wednesday near Maple Grove Road and Lancaster Road. The crewmembers were flying two HH60 Blackhawk helicopters during a routine training mission when the incident occurred."




Revision history:

30-Mar-2023 06:17 gerard57 Added
30-Mar-2023 07:12 RobertMB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Other fatalities, Location, Departure airport, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
30-Mar-2023 14:32 gerard57 Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Source, Narrative]
30-Mar-2023 14:33 gerard57 Updated [[Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Source, Narrative]]
30-Mar-2023 15:30 johnwg Updated [Time, Location, Phase, Destination airport, Narrative, Category]
30-Mar-2023 21:06 RobertMB Updated [Time, Location, Source, Narrative]
30-Mar-2023 22:59 RobertMB Updated [Time, Source]
31-Mar-2023 18:33 Anon. Updated [Source]
03-Apr-2023 12:06 Captain Adam Updated [Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Narrative]
22-Apr-2023 13:00 Aerossurance Updated [Aircraft type]
21-Jul-2023 18:45 nhofmann54 Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Source]

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