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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 76134
Last updated: 28 October 2019
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Date:25-OCT-1987
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic H53 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Sikorsky/VFW-Fokker CH-53G
Owner/operator:Heeresflieger (German Army Aviation) HFR35
Registration: 84+23
C/n / msn: V65-021
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 44
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Bamberg (Bayern), 15 km NE -   Germany
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Grafenwöhr
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Double engine failure due to icing. Because of attempted restart the engine Nr.2 caught fire. The helicopter successfully autorotated into a field between Schesslitz and Demmelsdorf.

Sources:

flugzeugforum.de


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
07-Aug-2010 16:37 TB Added
28-Oct-2019 21:51 Uli Elch Updated [Location]

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