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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 76024
Last updated: 18 August 2020
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Type:Silhouette image of generic H53 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Sikorsky MH-53J Sea Stallion
Owner/operator:United States Air Force (USAF)
Registration: 68-10932
C/n / msn: 65-230
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Osan AB -   South Korea
Phase: Approach
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Suffered catastrophic engine failure with ruptured oil and fuel lines & burned in landing zone.
All on board survived.


Flight International April 24-30 1996, p40
- JF Baugher


Photo of 68-10932 courtesy

Fairford (EGVA / FFD)
13 July 1985; (c) Jonathan Verschuuren

Revision history:

03-Aug-2010 09:05 TB Added
03-Aug-2010 09:14 TB Updated [Phase, Source, Narrative]
25-Jun-2014 12:01 Uli Elch Updated [Total fatalities, Source, Narrative]

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