Accident Aérospatiale SA 342K Gazelle 509, Saturday 11 April 1981
ASN logo
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.

Date:Saturday 11 April 1981
Type:Silhouette image of generic GAZL model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Aérospatiale SA 342K Gazelle
Owner/operator:Kuwait Air Force
Registration: 509
MSN: 1325
Fatalities:Fatalities: / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:Kuwait -   Kuwait
Phase: En route
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Little or no information is available
Hit radio mast in bad weather.


Flight International 9 January 1982, p. 80 at

Revision history:

13-Mar-2013 10:09 TB Added
27-Jul-2016 19:27 Dr.John Smith Updated [Location, Phase, Source]

Corrections or additions? ... Edit this accident description

The Aviation Safety Network is an exclusive service provided by:
Quick Links:

CONNECT WITH US: FSF on social media FSF Facebook FSF Twitter FSF Youtube FSF LinkedIn FSF Instagram

©2024 Flight Safety Foundation

1920 Ballenger Av, 4th Fl.
Alexandria, Virginia 22314