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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 56705
Last updated: 6 December 2019
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Date:12-AUG-2006
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic H53 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Sikorsky CH-53 Yas'ur 2000
Owner/operator:Heyl Ha'Avir (Israeli Air Force)
Registration: 053
C/n / msn: 65-347
Fatalities:Fatalities: 5 / Occupants: 5
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Maryamein valley, near Yater -   Lebanon
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Hit by anti-tank missile in Southern Lebanon; crashed & caught fire; female crew chief.

Sources:

1. http://myplace.frontier.com/~anneled/IAFinventory.html#helicopters
2. Air International November 2006, p21


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
08-Mar-2010 03:01 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Source, Narrative]
23-Jun-2010 01:25 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Location, Phase, Source, Narrative]
04-Aug-2010 10:58 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Operator]
23-Mar-2011 11:28 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Operator, Source, Narrative]

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