Incident Bell UH-1H Iroquois 82-24051, Tuesday 5 March 2024
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Date:Tuesday 5 March 2024
Time:c. 14:30 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic UH1 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Bell UH-1H Iroquois
Owner/operator:Turkish Air Force
Registration: 82-24051
MSN: 16508
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:near Bademler, Urla, Izmir -   Turkey
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Izmir-Cigli Air Base (IGL/LTBL)
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Narrative:
A Turkish Air Force Bell UH-1H Iroquois crashed in a field near Bademler, Urla, Izmir, as a result of a technical malfunction.
One of the three occupants suffered injuries and the helicopter received substantial damage.

Sources:

https://www.milliyet.com.tr/gundem/son-dakika-izmirde-askeri-helikopter-zorunlu-inis-yapti-7089275
https://www.dailysabah.com/turkiye/helicopters-forced-landing-injures-1-soldier-in-western-turkiye/news
https://www.hurriyet.com.tr/gundem/izmirde-askeri-helikopter-bos-bir-araziye-zorunlu-inis-yapti-1-personel-yaralandi-42417212

https://www.planespotters.ch/galleries/ntm15/files/82-24051_large_0.jpg (photo)

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
05-Mar-2024 13:40 gerard57 Added
05-Mar-2024 14:56 Anon. Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Source, ]
05-Mar-2024 15:03 ASN Updated [Source, ]
05-Mar-2024 15:36 RobertMB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Location, Departure airport, Source, Damage, Narrative, ]

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