Accident Westland Sea King Mk42 IN508, Friday 17 January 1986
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Date:Friday 17 January 1986
Type:Silhouette image of generic S61 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Westland Sea King Mk42
Owner/operator:Bharatiya Nau Sena (Indian Navy)
Registration: IN508
MSN: WA777
Fatalities:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:45 km off Cochin -   India
Phase: Unknown
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Crashed at sea.


Flight International 16 May 1987, p38
Warbirds of India

Revision history:

10-Jan-2009 11:55 ASN archive Added
02-Jan-2010 00:24 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Source]
02-Jan-2010 05:00 TB Updated [Cn, Operator]
22-Jun-2013 14:53 TB Updated [Operator, Location, Source]
22-Jun-2013 15:03 TB Updated [Total occupants]

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