Accident Sikorsky S-76B HL9240, 05 Jul 2001
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 45830
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Time:11:20 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic S76 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Sikorsky S-76B
Owner/operator:Dae-Woo Shipbuilding Co
Registration: HL9240
MSN: 760341
Fatalities:Fatalities: 8 / Occupants: 12
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near P'ohang -   South Korea
Phase: En route
Nature:Passenger - Non-Scheduled/charter/Air Taxi
Departure airport:Gim-Hae Airport
Destination airport:Ok-Po Heliport
Confidence Rating: Information verified through data from accident investigation authorities
Crashed at sea. The aircraft sank after impact but was recovered. Witnesses reported that en route the ceiling and visibility lowered and the flight descended to a lower en route altitude.


Revision history:

28-Oct-2008 00:45 ASN archive Added
12-Jun-2010 12:04 TB Updated [Time, Cn, Operator, Other fatalities, Nature, Narrative]
21-Feb-2013 06:46 TB Updated [Time, Location, Source, Narrative]
15-Aug-2015 12:35 Aerossurance Updated [Source, Narrative]

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