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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 70942
Last updated: 29 November 2021
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Date:09-MAY-1977
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic S61 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Westland Sea King Mk50
Owner/operator:Royal Australian Navy (RAN)
Registration: N16-119
MSN: WA794
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:off Cocos Island -   Cocos (Keeling) Islands
Phase: Landing
Nature:Military
Departure airport:HMAS Melbourne
Destination airport:HMAS Melbourne
Narrative:
Crashed at while making a night landing and broke up.

Sources:

http://www.adf-gallery.com.au/


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
03-Jan-2010 10:50 TB Added
04-Jan-2010 10:32 TB Updated [Date, Total occupants, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
15-Jan-2013 10:35 Nepa Updated [Operator]
21-Jun-2013 17:20 TB Updated [Registration, Operator, Source]

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