Accident Sikorsky UH-60A Black Hawk 78-23002, Tuesday 25 October 1983
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Date:Tuesday 25 October 1983
Type:Silhouette image of generic H60 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Sikorsky UH-60A Black Hawk
Registration: 78-23002
MSN: 70065
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:Government House, St. George's -   Grenada
Phase: Combat
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
During the US invasion of the island Grenada, Operation Urgent Fury, after being hit by antiaircraft fire, two helicopters crashed, killing one of the pilots, Capt. Keith J. Lucas.


Revision history:

12-Jun-2014 18:23 gerard57 Added
12-Jun-2014 18:25 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Total occupants, Source]
30-Apr-2022 03:37 Ron Averes Updated [Location]

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