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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 64611
Last updated: 26 December 2020
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Date:05-AUG-2004
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic B212 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bell UH-1N Iroquois
Owner/operator:HMM-166 USMC
Registration: 160439
C/n / msn: 31731
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Najaf -   Iraq
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Shot down by small arms fire while ferrying an injured Marine out of Najaf. All on board survived.
Helicopter was later written off.

Sources:

Scramble 305
http://www.joebaugher.com/navy_serials/thirdseries21.html
http://www.history.navy.mil/nan/backissues/2000s/2005/julaug/p20-43_Year%20in%20Review%202004.pdf


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
11-Apr-2013 07:51 krasatpi Updated [Operator, Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Source, Narrative]
11-Feb-2020 16:44 Iwosh Updated [Operator, Operator]

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