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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 76817
Last updated: 23 April 2019
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Date:06-AUG-1985
Time:c. noon
Type:Silhouette image of generic HUCO model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bell EAH-1S Cobra
Owner/operator:US Army
Registration: 78-23091
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:30 miles West of Cairo, Egypt -   Egypt
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
As part of Operation Bright Star Pilot, CW2 Michael L. Brown, was giving a demo flight to an Egyptian pilot (who was injured). CW2 Brown was the only fatality during the 1985 Exercise.

Sources:

Scramble, Army Air Crews AH-1. US ARMY Medic Privet E-2 Frank Jones


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
30-Nov--0001 00:00 ASN Archive
20-Sep-2016 18:19 Rodger Asai Updated [Time, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Source, Narrative]
29-Sep-2018 09:30 Anon. Updated [Source]

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