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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 121704
Last updated: 31 August 2020
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Type:Silhouette image of generic UH1 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bell UH-1H-II
Owner/operator:Philippine Air Force (PAF)
Registration: 22662
C/n / msn: 13880
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 5
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Tayatay, Rizal -   Philippines
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:Villamor Airbase
Destination airport:
A helicopter of the Philippine Air Force crashed in northern Philippines on Wednesday, injuring two soldiers aboard.

A local media reported that the helicopter crashed when it rolled over at a vacant lot in Tayatay, Rizal, Wednesday morning, after making an "emergency landing."

Those on board were later named as Lieutenant Colonel Robert Bitas (pilot) Lieutenant Paul Yu
(Co-Pilot) Airman 2nd Class Elias Alinday Jr, Staff Sergeant Ruel Realin, and Sergeant Edmund Cubillan. All five suffered minor injuries, and were taken to Villamor Airbase for their medical treatment.

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Revision history:

13-Apr-2011 02:35 gerard57 Added
13-Apr-2011 06:33 mhab Updated [Plane category, ]
13-Apr-2011 10:42 Anon. Updated [Aircraft type, Source, Damage]
13-Apr-2011 10:43 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn]
15-Apr-2011 09:33 RobertMB Updated [Source]
13-Jul-2011 01:46 Dr.John Smith Updated [Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
14-Jun-2018 07:00 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Source, Narrative]

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