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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 56019
Last updated: 4 December 2019
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Date:13-AUG-2004
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic H53 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Sikorsky CH-53D Sea Stallion
Owner/operator:US Marine Corps (USMC), HMH-463
Registration: 157742
C/n / msn: 65-318
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Okinawa International University -   Japan
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Military
Departure airport:MCAS Futenma
Destination airport:MCAS Futenma
Narrative:
Crashed in Okinawa 13 Aug 2004, while operated by HMH-463, after clipping a building on the campus of Okinawa International University after which the tail rotor was damaged.

Sources:

Scramble 304
- JF Baugher
https://forum.keypublishing.com/forum/modern-military-aviation/44267-accident-report-us-military-accidents-in-1972-to-2000-in-okinawa-japan


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
25-Jun-2014 10:39 Uli Elch Updated [Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Country, Phase, Source, Narrative]
10-Dec-2018 11:54 Aerossurance Updated [Operator, Other fatalities, Source, Narrative]
04-Dec-2019 18:26 Anon. Updated [Total fatalities]
04-Dec-2019 18:27 harro Updated [Total occupants, Departure airport, Destination airport, Narrative]

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