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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 121995
Last updated: 21 September 2020
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Date:28-APR-2011
Time:c. 11 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic H64 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing AH-64D Apache Longbow
Owner/operator:US Army - 1-14th AVN
Registration: 98-5054
C/n / msn: PVD054
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Near Monroeville, AL -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Fort Rucker / Ozark - KOZR
Destination airport:Fort Rucker / Ozark - KOZR
Narrative:
Boeing AH-64D Apache Longbow 98-5054 ("85054 / 54B", c/n PVD054/PV-189) made an emergency landing near Monroeville, AL, on a routine training flight after it struck a cable that was stretched 50 feet across the Alabama River that guided the ferry there.
The Dutch instructor pilot was killed and the Dutch student pilot made the emergency landing two miles away from the place of the accident.



Sources:

[LINK NOT WORKING ANYMORE:http://www.fox10tv.com/dpp/news/alabama/plane-crashes-near-monroeville]
http://channel6newsonline.com/2011/04/apache-helicopter-crashes-in-alabama-killing-dutch-instructor/
http://blog.al.com/live/2011/04/monroe_county_authorities_inve.html
http://web.archive.org/web/20110710113046/http://www.wkrg.com:80/alabama/article/chopper-accident-kills-pilot/1206534/Apr-28-2011_11-21-pm/


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
28-Apr-2011 23:53 RobertMB Added
29-Apr-2011 10:18 RobertMB Updated [Registration, Cn, Operator, Source, Damage, Narrative]
29-Apr-2011 10:20 RobertMB Updated [Narrative]

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