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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 56030
Last updated: 14 October 2019
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Type:Silhouette image of generic H53 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Sikorsky CH-53E Super Stallion
Owner/operator:USMC HMH-465
Registration: 161390
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: / Occupants:
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Persian Gulf -
Phase: Take off
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Crashed on takeoff from King Abdul Aziz AB. Pilot inadvertently attempted a single-engine takeoff after refuelling. Pilot lost control, the aircraft crash-landed, rolled and caught fire.


Flight International 8/14 May 1991. Internet.

Revision history:

22-May-2009 08:12 harro Updated
01-Jan-2011 13:00 Anon. Updated [Operator]
29-Aug-2019 16:50 Jakub Cikhart Updated [Source, Narrative]

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