Incident Harbin Z-9 EH Haitun (SA 365N) AF746,
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 151012
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Date:Wednesday 5 December 2012
Type:Silhouette image of generic AS65 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Harbin Z-9 EH Haitun (SA 365N)
Owner/operator:Zambia Air Force
Registration: AF746
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 11
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Shiwangandu, Muchinga Province -   Zambia
Phase: Take off
Departure airport:Lusaka
Destination airport: Shiwang’andu
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
A Zambia Air Force Harbin Z-9 helicopter seemed to develop what could be described as power failure and failed to ascend before spiralling out of control towards a tree and then coming to rest near a tent erected to provide shelter.
One person on the ground was hurt in the incident.


Revision history:

05-Dec-2012 12:13 gerard57 Added
05-Dec-2012 12:14 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Registration]
06-Dec-2012 02:38 gerard57 Updated [Total occupants, Source]
08-Dec-2012 15:01 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Narrative]
21-Jan-2013 04:55 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Narrative]
15-Oct-2013 04:10 marko Updated [Aircraft type, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source]
13-Apr-2022 10:35 Ron Averes Updated [Location]

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