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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 153118
Last updated: 25 November 2021
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Date:03-MAR-2005
Time:day
Type:Silhouette image of generic B412 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bell 412EP
Owner/operator:Sharjah Police
Registration: P-555
MSN: 36089
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 5
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Jumairah Palm Island -   United Arab Emirates
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Aerial patrol
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Hit the water without warning whilst flying at low level and came to rest inverted in shallow water while used as camera platform during Dubai-Muscat boat race. The four crew and a British cameraman injured.

Sources:

http://www.bellhelicopter.com/MungoBlobs/802/70/potential.pdf
Air Forces Monthly June 2005, p78


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
07-Feb-2013 04:17 TB Added
07-Feb-2013 11:34 TB Updated [Registration]
11-Feb-2013 06:52 TB Updated [Time, Total occupants, Location, Phase, Nature, Source, Narrative]
12-Sep-2021 06:52 TB Updated [Narrative]
31-Oct-2021 12:58 TB Updated [Narrative]

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