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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 56218
Last updated: 16 November 2020
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Type:Silhouette image of generic H53 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Sikorsky CH-53C Sea Stallion
Owner/operator:21st SOS, USAF (21st SOS, United States Air Force)
Registration: 70-1628
C/n / msn: 65-338
Fatalities:Fatalities: 4 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Ban Nakhon, Thailand -   Thailand
Phase: Combat
Departure airport:Nakom Phanom RTAFB, Thailand
Destination airport:
24 January 1975, CH-53 70-1628 crashed near Ban Nakhon, Thailand. The four-man crew were all killed. Cause of accident attributed to main rotor head failure.


Revision history:

20-Jan-2012 13:14 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
25-Jun-2014 09:45 Uli Elch Updated [Location, Departure airport, Narrative]

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