Accident Aérospatiale/DENEL SA 330H Puma 164, Thursday 6 September 1979
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Date:Thursday 6 September 1979
Type:Silhouette image of generic PUMA model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Aérospatiale/DENEL SA 330H Puma
Owner/operator:South African Air Force (SAAF)
Registration: 164
MSN: 1445
Fatalities:Fatalities: 17 / Occupants: 17
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:Mapai -   Mozambique
Phase: Unknown
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Hit by RPG-7 while flying for the RhAF during Operation Uric.


1. Scramble

Revision history:

28-Feb-2010 00:27 TB Added
28-Feb-2010 04:52 TB Updated [Aircraft type]
28-Feb-2010 21:04 TB Updated [Date, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Source, Narrative]
28-Feb-2010 21:05 TB Updated [Source, Narrative]
01-Mar-2010 11:06 TB Updated [Date, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Source, Narrative]
18-Oct-2012 04:11 TB Updated [Operator, Source, Narrative]
07-Dec-2016 17:26 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Phase, Source, Narrative]
06-Mar-2017 13:04 TB Updated [Operator, Phase, Source, Narrative]

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