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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 48763
Last updated: 13 November 2018
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Date:08-APR-2000
Time:night
Type:Silhouette image of generic V22 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bell-Boeing MV-22B Osprey
Owner/operator:United States Marine Corps (USMC) HMX-1
Registration: 165436/MX-04
C/n / msn: 90014
Fatalities:Fatalities: 19 / Occupants: 19
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Marana Northwest Regional Airport, AZ -   United States of America
Phase: Approach
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Yuma MCAS, AZ
Destination airport:Marana Northwest Regional Airport, AZ
Narrative:
A MV-22B loaded with Marines to simulate a rescue, attempted to land at Marana Northwest Regional Airport in Arizona. Its right rotor stalled at 245 feet, it rolled over, crashed and exploded. The exploding Osprey damaging another MV-22B (165433), which heavily landed and written off as result.

Sources:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/V-22_Osprey
http://www.ejection-history.org.uk/Aircraft_by_Type/Osprey/V_22_Osprey.htm
http://www.star-telegram.com/news/business/biz-columns-blogs/tarrant-business-blog/article63853242.html
http://www.stripes.com/news/us/reversal-of-blame-allows-pilots-in-2000-osprey-crash-to-rest-in-peace-families-say-1.397072


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
09-Apr-2010 02:28 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Other fatalities]
09-Apr-2010 02:48 TB Updated [Cn]
09-Apr-2010 06:04 TB Updated [Narrative]
09-Apr-2010 06:33 TB Updated [Time, Departure airport]
17-Jun-2010 10:23 TB Updated [Departure airport]
18-Jan-2016 19:25 Aerossurance Updated [Source]
06-Mar-2016 09:48 Aerossurance Updated [Operator, Source]

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