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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 69434
Last updated: 8 May 2020
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Date:26-OCT-2009
Time:1:30 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic HUCO model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bell AH-1W Super Cobra
Owner/operator:United States Marine Corps
Registration: 165333
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:2
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Helmand Province -   Afghanistan
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Four were killed in a mid-air collision between two U.S. Marine Corps helicopters, in southern Afghanistan at about 1:30 a.m. local time.
Two other persons were injured in the accident.

Sources:

https://www.seattletimes.com/nation-world//2010139894_webafghanistan27.html?mbaseid=2010139894
https://www.theguardian.com/world/afghanistan/warlogs/8DDC1AC0-ABCB-9C3D-E02ED758D1604823


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
26-Oct-2009 07:15 nikitas Added
26-Oct-2009 13:17 harro Updated
26-Oct-2009 14:13 angels one five Updated
27-Oct-2009 06:40 DankBum Updated
27-Oct-2009 10:30 angels one five Updated
29-Oct-2009 08:41 FLYINGBROTHER1 Updated
29-Oct-2009 08:48 FLYINGBROTHER1 Updated
02-Nov-2009 22:59 angels one five Updated
11-Mar-2010 06:54 FISHER01 Updated [Registration, Narrative]
27-Jul-2010 03:53 harro Updated [Operator, Location, Source]
07-Sep-2012 07:10 krasatpi Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Phase, Source, Narrative]
23-Jul-2013 06:30 krasatpi Updated [Narrative]

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