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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 55994
Last updated: 1 November 2019
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Type:Silhouette image of generic H53 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Sikorsky CH-53D Sea Stallion
Registration: 157132
C/n / msn: 65-225
Fatalities:Fatalities: 29 / Occupants: 29
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Hunghae -   South Korea
Phase: En route
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
A CH-53D crashed into mountain in Korea during a night troop operation, killing 29. Probable cause: air crew error, lack of crew coordination, supervisory error.


Revision history:

02-Dec-2012 02:39 Anon. Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Country]
20-Apr-2013 12:44 krasatpi Updated [Cn, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Source, Narrative]

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