ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 56054
Last updated: 23 May 2013
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Narrative:Helicopter made hard landing in brownout conditions.
|Type:||Boeing CH-46E Sea Knight|
|Operator:||USMC / HMM-161|
|C/n / msn:|| 2287|
|Fatalities:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: |
|Airplane damage:|| Written off (damaged beyond repair)|
|Location:||Al Anbar province -
Recovered by US Army and loaded onto trailer for transport to repair depot. Trailer driven under too low a bridge, result in helo's rear pylon being broken off and damage to rear fuselage. Helicopter returned to USA but deemed uneconomical to repair and was written off.
Scramble 328 http://www.joebaugher.com/navy_serials/thirdseries19.html
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