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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 32510
Last updated: 1 July 2020
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Type:Silhouette image of generic S61 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Sikorsky S-61N
Owner/operator:Court Helicopters
Registration: ZS-HRU
C/n / msn: 61-466
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 5
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:150km off off Cape Town on MV Darya Shubh -   South Africa
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:Cape Town - Heliport
Destination airport:MV Darya Shubh
On landing on the MV Dayra Shubh (a small bulk carrier) off Cape Town, the helicopter rolled over, caught fire and was destroyed. There were no reported injuries. The accident happened during an emergency medical mission. The MV Dayra Shubh had departed Cape Town on September 15th, it returned after the accident on September 18th.

Airclaims WAAS

Revision history:

27-Sep-2008 01:00 ASN archive Added
21-Dec-2009 05:36 TB Updated
31-Dec-2009 07:51 TB Updated [Phase, Departure airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]
24-Mar-2015 17:24 Aerossurance Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Nature, Destination airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]
24-Jun-2017 14:57 Aerossurance Updated [Narrative]

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