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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 71405
Last updated: 8 August 2020
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Date:31-AUG-1993
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic AS65 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Aérospatiale HH-65A Dolphin (SA 365N)
Owner/operator:United States Coast Guard (USCG)
Registration: 6594
C/n / msn: 6296
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Ambrose Light Tower, NY -   United States of America
Phase: Landing
Nature:Cargo
Departure airport:AS Brooklyn, NY
Destination airport:AS Brooklyn, NY
Narrative:
Struck the elevated helipad at Ambrose Light Tower on landing, rolled over and fell into the sea 100ft below. Salvaged and returned to service.

Sources:

http://www.check-six.com/lib/Coast_Guard_Aviation_Casualties.htm


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
12-Jan-2010 10:06 TB Added
22-Apr-2010 03:06 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Source]
17-Dec-2012 09:30 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Source, Narrative]
21-Jan-2016 22:12 Aerossurance Updated [Departure airport, Destination airport, Narrative]

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