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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 59864
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Date:05-MAY-2009
Time:11:54 pm
Type:Silhouette image of generic HUCO model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bell AH-1W Super Cobra
Owner/operator:US Marine Corps
Registration: 160824
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Cleveland National Forest, California -   United States of America
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Military
Departure airport:NAF El Centro (KNJK)
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The military helicopter crashed in the forest for unknown reasons, sparking a forest fire. Both pilots were killed in the crash.

Sources:

http://www3.signonsandiego.com/stories/2009/may/06/bn06crash071213/


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
06-May-2009 08:59 slowkid Added
06-May-2009 20:52 slowkid Updated
09-Jun-2009 01:12 FISHER01 Updated

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