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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 168278
Last updated: 28 November 2021
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Date:07-AUG-2014
Time:14:33
Type:Silhouette image of generic W3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
PZL W-3A Sokol
Owner/operator:Philippine Air Force (PAF)
Registration: 310921
MSN: 310921
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 11
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Marawi City -   Philippines
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Camp Ranao, Marawi City
Destination airport:Cagayan De Oro City
Narrative:
The military helicopter crashed shortly after takeoff after a technical failure. One soldier and one passenger were injured.
The tail and rotor of the helicopter were damaged.
In September 2014 it was reported that mechanical failure has been eliminated as a potential cause.

Sources:

http://www.aviafora.com/forums/forum/helicopter-fora/news/98-accidents/page3#post2150
www.gmanetwork.com/news/story/373799/news/nation/air-force-grounds-sokols-after-chopper-crashes-in-marawi-city
http://howtoflyahelicopter.com/paf-sokol-helicopter-crash-lands-in-marawi-city/
https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2014/09/05/1365760/sokol-crash-marawi-not-due-unit-defect-afp


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
07-Aug-2014 09:31 gerard57 Added
07-Aug-2014 09:36 gerard57 Updated [Aircraft type, Source]
07-Aug-2014 09:36 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn]
07-Aug-2014 11:55 gerard57 Updated [Damage, Narrative]
07-Aug-2014 16:23 markstep Updated [Source]
07-Aug-2014 19:30 HeliNews+ Updated [Source]
05-Sep-2014 15:13 Aerossurance Updated [Source, Narrative]

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