Accident de Havilland Canada EO-5C (DHC-7-102) N89068, Monday 25 February 2019
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Date:Monday 25 February 2019
Type:Silhouette image of generic DHC7 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
de Havilland Canada EO-5C (DHC-7-102)
Owner/operator:United States Army
Registration: N89068
MSN: 88
Year of manufacture:1982
Engine model:Pratt & Whitney Canada PT6A-50
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial, written off
Location:Pyongtaek-Desiderio AAF -   South Korea
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:Pyongtaek-Desiderio AAF (RKSG)
Destination airport:Pyongtaek-Desiderio AAF (RKSG)
The EO-5C aircraft, assigned to the 501st Military Intelligence Brigade of the U.S. Army, suffered a hard landing at Pyongtaek-Desiderio Army Airfield in South Korea. The right-hand main landing gear collapsed causing propellers on engines no.1 and 2 to be damaged.
The EO-5C is a DHC-7, modified as a low profile intelligence aircraft. It provides day and night, near all-weather, near real-time airborne communications and imagery intelligence collection and designated area surveillance.



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