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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 144638
Last updated: 1 February 2021
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Time:21:00 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic H60 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Sikorsky S-70C-6 Super Bluehawk
Owner/operator:Republic of China Air Force (ROCAF)
Registration: 7017
C/n / msn: 70-2417
Fatalities:Fatalities: 5 / Occupants: 6
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:ca 13 mi W of Orchid Island -   Taiwan
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Chiayi County
Destination airport:Chiayi County
Taiwan’s defense ministry says that a Republic of China Air Force (ROCAF) Sikorsky S-70C-6 Super Bluehawk helicopter has crashed off the island’s southeast coast and five crew members are missing.

So far, one crew member was rescued, the other five are still missing. They are presumed to have died.

Sources: (photo)

Revision history:

27-Mar-2012 01:33 gerard57 Added
27-Mar-2012 02:36 gerard57 Updated [Aircraft type, Departure airport, Destination airport, Narrative]
27-Mar-2012 03:09 TB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Other fatalities, Location]
03-Apr-2012 10:55 gerard57 Updated [Total fatalities, Narrative]
07-Apr-2012 05:58 RobertMB Updated [Time, Registration, Cn, Location, Source, Narrative]
07-Mar-2019 21:19 TB Updated [Location, Source, Narrative]

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