Accident Sikorsky UH-60A Black Hawk 78-22999, Tuesday 4 October 1983
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Date:Tuesday 4 October 1983
Type:Silhouette image of generic H60 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Sikorsky UH-60A Black Hawk
Owner/operator:United States Army Aviation
Registration: 78-22999
MSN: 70.062
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:2 mi NE of Fort Sherman -   Panama
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Charlie Company, 158th Aviation Battalion, Instructor pilot and Crew Chief were killed (a Major was rescued) in the crash about 2 miles northeast of Fort Sherman, Panama near the entrance to the Canal.


Night Stalkers, Army Aircrews, DOD casualty records

Revision history:

07-Sep-2010 14:30 ASN Archive
16-Oct-2015 16:19 RodgerAsai Updated [Time, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Source, Narrative]
01-Dec-2019 20:31 TB Updated [Time, Operator, Location, Country, Phase]

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