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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 146390
Last updated: 29 November 2021
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Date:07-SEP-1976
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic S58P model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Sikorsky CH-34C (S-58)
Owner/operator:Fuerza Aérea Nicaragua
Registration: FAN517
MSN: 58-719
Fatalities:Fatalities: 13 / Occupants: 13
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near La Piragua -   Nicaragua
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Military
Departure airport:La Piragua
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Involved in rescue operation of DHC-3's FAN 1011 and 1015 this day. Exploded shortly after take-off.

Sources:

La Nacion 9 September 1976, p25A
Scramble


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
18-Jun-2012 10:30 TB Added
17-Apr-2017 16:36 TB Updated [Total occupants, Source, Narrative]
17-Apr-2017 16:47 TB Updated [Location]
17-Apr-2017 17:06 TB Updated [Source]
16-Aug-2017 10:44 TB Updated [Operator]
31-May-2018 13:22 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Departure airport]
21-Aug-2019 12:38 harro Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Source, Narrative]
21-Aug-2019 12:46 harro Updated [Total occupants, Location, Departure airport, Narrative]
02-Dec-2019 19:19 TB Updated [Narrative]

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