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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 64749
Last updated: 1 October 2019
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Date:20-JAN-1971
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic B47G model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Westland Sioux AH.1
Owner/operator:British Army Air Corps (AAC)
Registration: XT513
C/n / msn: WA425
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Herford -   Germany
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Detmold
Destination airport:Herford
Narrative:
The aircraft side slipped while in a 20 ft hover causing the main rotors to strike the ground. It then cartwheeled, came to rest inverted and caught fire. One crew member received major injuries the other minor.

Sources:

http://www.ukserials.com/losses-1971.htm


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
30-Jun-2013 11:20 Dr. John Smith Updated [Date, Registration, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
23-Nov-2018 21:16 TB Updated [Operator, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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