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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 58516
Last updated: 11 September 2020
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Type:Silhouette image of generic AS32 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Aérospatiale AS 532UL Cougar
Registration: 2318/COC
C/n / msn: 2318
Fatalities:Fatalities: 7 / Occupants: 10
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Atlantic Ocean, near Nyonié -   Gabon
Phase: En route
Departure airport:French Naval Ship 'La Foudre'/DAOS
Destination airport:
The Cougar was taking part in a joint military exercise when it crashed into the sea, shortly after taking off from the French Navy landing ship 'La Foudre' off the coast of Gabon.
One person is known to have survived uninjured, two have been injured, one is dead and six are still missing. F-MCOC.


Revision history:

18-Jan-2009 02:38 angels one five Added
18-Jan-2009 02:41 harro Updated
18-Jan-2009 21:03 wanderer Updated
18-Jan-2009 23:29 Anon. Updated
07-Mar-2009 07:13 harro Updated
29-Jun-2009 04:38 RobertMB Updated
12-Feb-2010 03:47 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Operator, Other fatalities, Location, Source, Narrative]
29-Sep-2010 09:00 TB Updated [Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
09-Apr-2012 13:41 TB Updated [Operator, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
14-Jun-2012 13:13 TB Updated [Date, Registration, Operator, Departure airport, Source]
28-Nov-2013 15:19 TB Updated [Registration, Source, Narrative]
11-Sep-2020 18:23 TB Updated [Operator, Departure airport]

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