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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 75940
Last updated: 15 October 2019
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Date:26-JUL-2010
Time:03:20 pm LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic H53 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Sikorsky CH-53 Yas'ur 2000
Owner/operator:Heyl Ha'Avir (Israeli Air Force)
Registration: 046
C/n / msn: 65-401
Fatalities:Fatalities: 7 / Occupants: 7
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Fundata-Zarnesti, Brasov -   Romania
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Boboc (LRBO)
Destination airport:Boboc (LRBO)
Narrative:
The helicopter, part of exercise "BLUE SKY 2010", carrying six Israeli's and one Romanian, crashed in the Bucegi Mountains in Central Romania.

Sources:

1. http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2010/07/26/AR2010072603301.html?noredirect=on
2. http://www.mapn.ro/cpresa/13493_COMUNICAT-DE-PRES%C4%82
3. http://myplace.frontier.com/~anneled/IAFinventory.html#helicopters


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
26-Jul-2010 10:10 slowkid Added
26-Jul-2010 10:32 marcel Updated [Time, Narrative]
26-Jul-2010 11:45 mark Updated [Time, Location, Source, Damage]
26-Jul-2010 13:50 TB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Operator, Other fatalities, Location, Narrative]
25-Oct-2010 17:16 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Narrative]
23-Mar-2011 05:56 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Source]
15-Apr-2014 09:50 oveechobee Updated [Departure airport, Destination airport]

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