Accident Sikorsky S-61A-4 Nuri M23-25, Thursday 9 November 1989
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Date:Thursday 9 November 1989
Time:c. 10:30
Type:Silhouette image of generic S61 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Sikorsky S-61A-4 Nuri
Owner/operator:Tentera Udara Diraja Malaysia (TUDM)
Registration: M23-25
MSN: 61792
Fatalities:Fatalities: 21 / Occupants: 21
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:near Gunung Gerah, Perak -   Malaysia
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Gemala Post
Destination airport:Tek Lasah
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Crashed between Gunung Gerah and Gunung Bilah on Perak-Kelantan border. Twenty-one people, including fifteen Senoi Praaq Police Field Force personnel were killed.


New Straits Times 11 November 1989, p1/13 November 1989, p1+2

Revision history:

04-Jan-2010 21:20 TB Added
27-Sep-2012 11:12 TB Updated [Operator, Location, Source, Narrative]
28-Sep-2012 03:21 TB Updated [Date]
01-Oct-2012 02:41 TB Updated [Registration, Cn]
03-Oct-2012 12:16 TB Updated [Source, Narrative]
03-Oct-2012 12:28 TB Updated [Source]
24-Dec-2013 15:17 Matchless350 Updated [Date, Departure airport, Destination airport]
20-Feb-2019 16:04 TB Updated [Time, Operator, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source]

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