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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 177668
Last updated: 26 November 2021
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Date:07-JUL-2015
Time:evening
Type:Silhouette image of generic B06 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bell 206B Jet Ranger
Owner/operator:Keys Aviation Company
Registration: 5H-MWK
MSN: 3745
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Leguruki section of Meru -   Tanzania
Phase: Take off
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Leguruki section of Meru
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The helicopter crashed shortly after takeoff under unknown circumstances. Adverse weather conditions may have contributed to the crash.
The four occupants, including a Tanzanian Member of Parliament, were injured.

Sources:

http://allafrica.com/stories/201507090830.html
http://www.coastweek.com/3827-Tanzanian-Member-of-Parliament-survives-meru-helicopter-crash.htm

https://twitter.com/JamiiForums/status/618468156181454848/photo/1

Other occurrences involving this aircraft

2 Jun 2010 5H-MWK Keys Aviation Ltd 0 Malangali hill 15 km SE of Mbeya Airport min
Hard landing.


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
09-Jul-2015 16:14 gerard57 Added
09-Jul-2015 17:39 Anon. Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Source]

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