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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 169986
Last updated: 16 May 2019
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Date:18-SEP-2014
Time:10:30 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic ALO3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
HAL Chetak (SA 316B Alouette III)
Owner/operator:Indian Navy
Registration: IN...
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Near Alibaug near Mumbai -   India
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Colaba naval base
Destination airport:
Narrative:
During an ordinary training flight, the helicopter developed a technical malfunction and made a hard landing.
Four occupants (2 pilots and 2 crew members) were injured. They jumped from the helicopter as the wings of the helicopter broke off midair.
The helicopter was completely destroyed.

Sources:

[LINK NOT WORKING ANYMORE:http://indialive.today/4-injured-due-improper-landing-navys-helicopter-near-mumbai/]
https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/mumbai/Four-hurt-as-naval-chopper-lands-in-Alibaug-fields/articleshow/42832797.cms
https://mumbaimirror.indiatimes.com/mumbai/others/Navy-chopper-crashes-in-Uran/articleshow/42865250.cms


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
18-Sep-2014 18:50 gerard57 Added
19-Sep-2014 05:26 gerard57 Updated [Source, Damage, Narrative]
21-Sep-2014 19:47 FLYINGBROTHER1 Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration]

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