Accident Sikorsky S-70 , Sunday 5 November 2017
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Date:Sunday 5 November 2017
Type:Silhouette image of generic H60 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Sikorsky S-70
Owner/operator:Royal Saudi Air Force (RSAF)
Fatalities:Fatalities: 8 / Occupants: 8
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:Asir region -   Saudi Arabia
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Abha
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Prince Mansour bin Muqrin and seven others are reported to have died in a helicopter crash in the Asir region while on return flight from inspection of coastal projects near Abha. The helicopter disappeared from radar for two hours when it later announced that all on board the helicopter were killed including Prince Mansour.



Revision history:

05-Nov-2017 20:38 Captain Adam Added
05-Nov-2017 20:40 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Narrative]
06-Nov-2017 10:44 Iceman 29 Updated [Source, Embed code, Damage]
06-Nov-2017 16:50 Iceman 29 Updated [Embed code]
07-Nov-2017 17:00 TB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Operator, Phase, Nature, Embed code, Narrative]
07-Nov-2017 17:13 TB Updated [Time, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Embed code, Narrative]

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