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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 193010
Last updated: 12 October 2019
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Date:22-JAN-2017
Time:18:45
Type:Silhouette image of generic B06 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bell 206B-3 JetRanger III
Owner/operator:Cameroon Air Force
Registration: TJ-XCY
C/n / msn: 3952
Fatalities:Fatalities: 4 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Tchoffol near Bogo, Far North -   Cameroon
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The military helicopter crashed during a mission against Boko Haram on Waza park ( 100 kms north Bogo ). General Jacob Kodji died as well as a colonel and two pilots. Some reports however speak of six fatalities.

Sources:

http://hosted.ap.org/dynamic/stories/A/AF_CAMEROON_MILITARY_CRASH?SITE=AP&SECTION=HOME&TEMPLATE=DEFAULT&CTIME=2017-01-22-18-11-15
http://www.camerpost.com/cameroun-crash-dhelicoptere-a-tchoffol-gouvernement-ouvre-enquete/
www.jeuneafrique.com/396406/politique/cameroun-quatre-militaires-tues-crash-dhelicoptere-nord-pays/
https://www.upi.com/Top_News/World-News/2017/01/23/Cameroon-general-among-six-killed-in-helicopter-crash/2921485187888/utm_source=sec&utm_campaign=sl&utm_medium=18
Scramble


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
23-Jan-2017 07:16 gerard57 Added
23-Jan-2017 17:22 CTYONE Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Source, Narrative]
23-Jan-2017 19:12 Anon. Updated [Location]
23-Jan-2017 20:18 Iceman 29 Updated [Embed code]
24-Jan-2017 07:19 Iceman 29 Updated [Embed code, Narrative]
24-Jan-2017 11:39 Iceman 29 Updated [Source, Embed code, Narrative]
24-Jan-2017 18:27 gerard57 Updated [Source, Narrative]
14-May-2019 12:59 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Source, Embed code, Narrative]

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