Accident Sikorsky S-70C(M)-2 Thunderhawk 2321, Tuesday 21 October 2008
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Date:Tuesday 21 October 2008
Type:Silhouette image of generic H60 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Sikorsky S-70C(M)-2 Thunderhawk
Owner/operator:Republic of China Navy
Registration: 2321
MSN: 702574
Fatalities:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 5
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:5 nm off Hualien -   Taiwan
Phase: Unknown
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
The helicopter was conducting a routine combined reconnaissance and search operations along with six battleships against possible hostile submarines when it crashed at sea. One crewmember was killed, two were rescued with injures, two are missing.


Revision history:

21-Oct-2008 23:51 Dmitriy Added
05-Mar-2010 13:11 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Other fatalities, Source]

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