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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 62030
Last updated: 19 August 2020
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Type:Silhouette image of generic UH1 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bell/Dornier UH-1D Iroquois (205A-1)
Owner/operator:HTG 64 Luftwaffe
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 7
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:North Sea, 2 km W of Helgoland -   Germany
Phase: En route
Departure airport:
Destination airport:research platform off Helgoland
Ditched after engine failure; three crew and four civil passengers rescued; helicopter salvaged.


Hamburger Abendblatt 7.12.1978, p38

Revision history:

22-May-2009 12:58 XLerate Added
20-Apr-2011 13:22 TB Updated [Date, Time, Aircraft type, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Nature, Destination airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]
25-Aug-2011 08:34 Uli Elch Updated [Aircraft type, Location]
14-Mar-2012 09:13 TB Updated [Location]
12-Jan-2013 09:45 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
03-Jan-2020 09:30 stehlik49 Updated [Operator, Operator]

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