Accident Sikorsky S-61A-4 Nuri M23-30, Tuesday 18 March 1997
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Date:Tuesday 18 March 1997
Type:Silhouette image of generic S61 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Sikorsky S-61A-4 Nuri
Owner/operator:TUDM (Royal Malaysian Air Force)
Registration: M23-30
MSN: 61797
Fatalities:Fatalities: 6 / Occupants: 6
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:35 km SE of Sipitang, Long Pasia, Sabah -   Malaysia
Phase: En route
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Crashed on Gunung Lumaku (1967m), 35 km southeast of Sipitang together with Nuri M23-27 while on routine mission in the district of Long Pasia (Alung Pa' Sia), Sabah.


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Revision history:

04-Jan-2010 21:20 TB Added
05-Jan-2010 11:48 TB Updated [Cn]
27-Sep-2012 09:01 TB Updated [Cn, Operator, Other fatalities, Location, Source, Narrative]
03-Oct-2012 12:55 TB Updated [Source, Narrative]
15-Aug-2018 14:06 Anon. Updated [Narrative]

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