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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 55635
Last updated: 28 October 2019
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Date:24-JAN-2000
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic H53 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Sikorsky/VFW-Fokker CH-53GS
Owner/operator:Heeresflieger (German Army Aviation) HFWS
Registration: 84+08
C/n / msn: V65-006
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Bückeburg (Niedersachsen) -   Germany
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Training
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Pilot with BIV-glasses on NVG training flight induced oszillation during logging operation. The helicopter crash landed on top of its underslung load causing serious structural damage to its forward port underside.

Sources:

Scramble 273
flug-revue.rotor.com
Air Forces Monthly, Sep 2001, p72


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
08-Mar-2010 14:22 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Nature, Source, Narrative]
15-Jun-2010 11:08 TB Updated [Source, Narrative]
04-Aug-2010 10:53 TB Updated [Operator]
31-Oct-2012 04:33 TB Updated [Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Source, Narrative]
28-Oct-2019 21:52 Uli Elch Updated [Location]

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