Accident Eurocopter AS 532UL Cougar , Thursday 4 March 2021
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Date:Thursday 4 March 2021
Time:c. 14:25
Type:Silhouette image of generic AS32 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Eurocopter AS 532UL Cougar
Owner/operator:Turkish Army
Fatalities:Fatalities: 11 / Occupants: 13
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:Tatvan, Bitlis province -   Turkey
Phase: En route
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
The Turkish military helicopter crashed on a hillside in Tatvan, Bitlis province.
Eleven occupants died in the crash and two were injured.

Sources: (accident photos)

Revision history:

04-Mar-2021 16:43 gerard57 Added
04-Mar-2021 17:45 RobertMB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Total fatalities, Location, Source, Narrative]
04-Mar-2021 19:18 gerard57 Updated [Total fatalities, Narrative]
04-Mar-2021 19:55 Updated [Total fatalities, Source]
04-Mar-2021 23:29 Aerossurance Updated [Narrative]
04-Mar-2021 23:31 Aerossurance Updated [Narrative]
05-Mar-2021 02:00 RobertMB Updated [Source, Narrative]

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