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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 56038
Last updated: 12 November 2019
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Date:19-APR-1999
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic H53 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Sikorsky CH-53E Super Stallion
Owner/operator:USMC - Marine Heavy Helicopter Squadron 361
Registration: 162007
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 4 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Training area in Okinawa. -   Japan
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Crashed into the Pacific Ocean during night training.
Crew based at MCAS - Miramar were: Major Marc Hohle, Sgt. Obdulio Munoz III, LCpl David Saldana, Capt. Matthew Thomas

Sources:

Scramble 257
https://newspaperarchive.com/european-stars-and-stripes-apr-30-1999-p-2/
http://peacetime-casualties.mooseroots.com/


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
15-Jun-2017 19:13 Rodger Asai Updated [Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Source, Narrative]

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