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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 75249
Last updated: 23 September 2021
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Time:11:30 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic AS32 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Eurocopter AS 532UL Cougar
Owner/operator:Spanish Army Airmobile Force (FAMET)
Registration: HU.21L-59
MSN: 2530
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Herat -   Afghanistan
Phase: En route
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Took evasive action after the pilot believed the other Cougar 'ET-657' has been struck by hostile fire but made a hard forced landing which severed the tail boom and extensivly damaged the main and tail rotor. Five Spanish soldiers were injured.


Air International October 2005

Revision history:

22-Jun-2010 13:15 TB Added
24-Sep-2012 08:07 krasatpi Updated [Time, Cn, Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Source, Narrative]
24-Aug-2013 14:58 TB Updated [Source]
15-Apr-2016 09:38 TB Updated [Aircraft type]

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