Accident Sikorsky S-61A-4 Nuri M23-33, Tuesday 4 October 2016
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Date:Tuesday 4 October 2016
Time:09:45 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic S61 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Sikorsky S-61A-4 Nuri
Owner/operator:TUDM (Royal Malaysian Air Force)
Registration: M23-33
MSN: 61800
Year of manufacture:1978
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 14
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:SMK Balung Tawau, Sabah -   Malaysia
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Tawau
Destination airport:Semporna
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
The helicopter crashed on to the roof of a school after a apparent technical failure. There were no fatalities. Early reports state that at least 21 people, including students, have been injured in the crash.

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Revision history:

04-Oct-2016 06:19 gerard57 Added
04-Oct-2016 06:20 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Operator]
04-Oct-2016 06:30 Aerossurance Updated [Time, Location, Source, Narrative]
04-Oct-2016 07:30 gerard57 Updated [Departure airport, Destination airport, Source]
05-Oct-2016 18:26 TB Updated [Registration, Operator, Departure airport, Source]
06-Oct-2016 06:18 kraznyoctbyar Updated [Registration]
08-Oct-2016 19:02 Padidiver Updated [Source]

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