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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 56417
Last updated: 11 February 2020
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Date:16-JAN-2008
Time:*
Type:Silhouette image of generic H53 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Sikorsky MH-53E Sea Dragon
Owner/operator:HM-15 US Navy
Registration: 164792/TB-..*
C/n / msn: 65-...
Fatalities:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:4 miles south of Corpus Christi NAS, Texas -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Corpus Christi NAS, TX
Destination airport:Corpus Christi NAS, TX
Narrative:
Crashed in a field during routine training mission in foggy weather and burned.

* DATE also given as 26.1. iso 16.1.2008.

Sources:

Scramble 347


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
29-Jul-2009 12:09 harro Updated
09-Mar-2010 02:50 TB Updated [Registration, Cn, Operator, Other fatalities, Phase]
25-Jun-2014 11:47 Uli Elch Updated [Time, Registration, Operator, Location, Narrative]
11-Feb-2020 20:15 Iwosh Updated [Operator, Location, Operator]

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