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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 194911
Last updated: 24 September 2017
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Date:19-APR-2017
Time:07:50 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic UH1 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bell UH-1H Iroquois
Owner/operator:Ellinikós Stratós
Registration: ES625
C/n / msn: 12162
Fatalities:Fatalities: 4 / Occupants: 5
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Sarantaporo, Elassona, Thessaly -   Greece
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:LGSV
Destination airport:Kozani
Narrative:
Crashed killing the two pilots and two high ranked military officers. A female sergeant major (3rd crew member) survived but suffered serious injuries. The aircraft left early Wednesday morning from Stefanovikio AB (1st TEAS) and after a stop at Larissa to pick up the two high ranking officers, as passengers, it continued its course for Kozani. At that stage it was engaged with power lines near Sarantaporo town and crashed. The helicopter had been on a routine border patrol flight.

Sources:

http://www.defence-point.gr/news/?p=175540
http://abcnews.go.com/International/wireStory/greece-dead-hurt-army-helicopter-crash-46881330
http://www.onlarissa.gr/2017/04/19/protes-ikones-apo-ton-topo-tis-tragodias-sto-sarantaporo/
http://in-cyprus.com/four-killed-in-helicopter-crash-in-greece/
http://en.c4defence.com/AFP/Greece-army-accidentlead/27846/3
http://www.newsit.gr/files/Image/2017/04/19/KOZANI/elikoptero_syntrimmia1.jpg
http://kozanimedia.gr/2017/04/19/kozanimedia-gr-%cf%83%ce%b5-%ce%ba%ce%b1%ce%bb%cf%8e%ce%b4%ce%b9%ce%b1-%cf%84%ce%b7%cf%82-%ce%b4%ce%b5%ce%b7-%ce%bc%cf%80%ce%bb%ce%ad%cf%87%cf%84%ce%b7%ce%ba%ce%b5-%cf%84%ce%bf-%ce%b5%ce%bb%ce%b9/


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
19-Apr-2017 09:03 nikitas Added
19-Apr-2017 09:04 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Narrative]
19-Apr-2017 09:56 Iceman 29 Updated [Embed code]
19-Apr-2017 10:23 Iceman 29 Updated [Other fatalities, Source, Narrative]
19-Apr-2017 10:50 Iceman 29 Updated [Time, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
19-Apr-2017 11:11 Iceman 29 Updated [Location, Source, Narrative, Photo, ]
19-Apr-2017 12:44 Epistratos Updated [Registration, Cn, Source, Embed code]
19-Apr-2017 12:45 Panagiotis A. Pietri Updated [Registration, Cn, Location, Departure airport, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
19-Apr-2017 12:46 harro Updated [Registration]
19-Apr-2017 12:46 harro Updated [Registration]
19-Apr-2017 21:59 Aerossurance Updated [Aircraft type]
19-Apr-2017 23:10 Iceman 29 Updated [Aircraft type]
20-Apr-2017 14:17 TB Updated [Time, Operator, Embed code, Narrative]

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