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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 56252
Last updated: 12 November 2019
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Date:17-MAR-1976
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic H53 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Sikorsky CH-53C Sea Stallion
Owner/operator:United States Air Force (USAF)
Registration: 68-10927
C/n / msn: 65-225
Fatalities:Fatalities: 4 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Sembach Air Base -   Germany
Phase: Take off
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Rolled over and burned crashed inverted from hover due to primary servo bolt breakage.

Sources:

Hamburger Abendblatt 18.3.1976, p1
- JF Baugher


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
07-Aug-2010 09:42 TB Updated [Operator, Other fatalities, Country, Source, Narrative]
07-Aug-2010 10:09 TB Updated [Aircraft type]
24-Apr-2011 11:00 TB Updated [Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Source, Narrative]
26-Jun-2011 08:19 Anon. Updated [Aircraft type, Narrative]
31-Aug-2012 09:39 Uli Elch Updated [Aircraft type, Departure airport, Source]
16-Jan-2013 11:00 TB Updated [Source, Narrative]
27-Mar-2015 20:48 Anon. Updated [Phase, Narrative]

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