Accident Sikorsky S-61A-4 Nuri FM17.., Saturday 25 April 1981
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Date:Saturday 25 April 1981
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: FM17..
MSN: 61...
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 15
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:ca 30 mi from Kuching (KCH) -   Malaysia
Phase: En route
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Crashed in a thunderstorm.


New Straits Times 27 April 1981, p1

Revision history:

05-Jan-2010 10:37 TB Added
05-Jan-2010 11:46 TB Updated [Registration, Total occupants]
27-Sep-2012 11:29 TB Updated [Date, Operator, Location, Phase, Source, Narrative]
12-Feb-2019 20:06 TB Updated [Location, Source, Narrative]

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