ASN logo
ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 56303
Last updated: 11 September 2021
This information is added by users of ASN. Neither ASN nor the Flight Safety Foundation are responsible for the completeness or correctness of this information. If you feel this information is incomplete or incorrect, you can submit corrected information.

Type:Silhouette image of generic H60 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Sikorsky SH-60F Seahawk
Owner/operator:United States Navy (USN)
Registration: 164085
MSN: 70656
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 10
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:ca 1,5 km from Banda Aceh Airport -   Indonesia
Phase: Approach
Departure airport:USS Abraham Lincoln
Destination airport:
Crashed into a rice paddy after an in-flight emergency, whilst on final approach to picking up supplies for a tsunami relief humanitarian aid flight. Four crew and six other USN personnel. Six seriously injured. Helicopter rolled onto its side, destroying the main rotor blades and severing the tailboom.


Scramble 309
AFM MAR 2005, p72

Revision history:

27-Aug-2021 13:22 TB Updated [Time, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

Corrections or additions? ... Edit this accident description