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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 89783
Last updated: 21 June 2020
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Date:02-FEB-2011
Time:08:55 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic LAMA model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
HAL Cheetah (Aérospatiale SA 315B Lama)
Owner/operator:Indian Army Aviation
Registration:
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Jai Bhavani Nagar area of Nashik, Maharashtra -   India
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Gandhinagar
Destination airport:Nashik
Narrative:
An Army helicopter crashed in a residential area of Nashik in Maharashtra on Wednesday morning. Two Army Majors on board were killed.

The victims were identified as Major Atul Garje and Captain Bhanu Pratap Gupta of Army Aviation base in Jodhpur.

Sources:

https://www.ndtv.com/cities/two-army-majors-killed-in-helicopter-crash-in-nashik-446626
Scramble 382
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-south-asia-12342318


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
02-Feb-2011 04:14 gerard57 Added
02-Feb-2011 06:39 Black Typhoon Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Operator, Narrative]
02-Feb-2011 11:41 Black Typhoon Updated [Narrative]
04-Oct-2011 11:39 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Location, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
26-Mar-2017 16:50 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Source, Embed code, Narrative]

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