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Date:09-JAN-1998
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic B412 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bell 412EP
Owner/operator:Lesotho Defence Force
Registration: LDF-26
C/n / msn: 36088
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 5
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:near Thaba Putsoa -   Lesotho
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Crashed after reportendly hit by downdraft while flying over a ridge, injuring the occupants; helicopter rebuilt to A7-HBD (Qatar)

Sources:

http://www.ab-ix.co.uk/lesotho.pdf
Flight International 21-27 April 1999


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
23-Dec-2010 05:14 TB Added
09-Feb-2013 11:46 TB Updated [Phase, Source, Narrative]

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