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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 149413
Last updated: 16 August 2021
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Date:24-OCT-1972
Time:morning
Type:Silhouette image of generic B47G model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bell 47G-4A
Owner/operator:S.E.A. Helicopters (M) Sdn Bhd/TUDM
Registration: 9M-AQY
MSN: 7741
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Hulu Langat, Selangor -   Malaysia
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Kuala Lumpur
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Flew into high tension wire and crashed on a hillside in jungle about 15 miles east of Simpang. USMC instructor (43) and TUDM trainee (19) killed.

Sources:

New Straits Times 25 October 1972, p1+24/26 October 1972, p1
http://www.rotorspot.nl/historic/9m.php


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
04-Oct-2012 04:48 TB Added
25-Feb-2014 19:04 TB Updated [Aircraft type]
01-Feb-2019 19:49 TB Updated [Time, Source, Narrative]
16-Feb-2019 20:50 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Cn]
22-Jun-2019 08:16 Cobar Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Source]

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