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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 4862
Last updated: 18 November 2021
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Date:05-OCT-1966
Time:14:15
Type:Silhouette image of generic B47G model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bell 47G-3B1
Owner/operator:U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID)
Registration: N73973
MSN: 2887
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Janakpur -   Nepal
Phase: En route
Nature:SU
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Collided with trees in the Churia mountain range in south-east Nepal during surveying forest potentialities. "United States Aid Mission in Nepal".

Sources:

NTSB
The Indian Express 7 October 1966, p5


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
25-Feb-2008 12:00 ASN archive Added
24-Oct-2011 09:07 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Phase, Nature, Source, Narrative]
15-Jan-2019 09:33 TB Updated [Cn, Operator, Phase, Nature, Source, Narrative]
15-Jan-2019 10:01 TB Updated [Operator, Phase, Nature, Source, Narrative]

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