Accident Bell UH-1H Iroquois , Monday 10 January 2011
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Date:Monday 10 January 2011
Type:Silhouette image of generic UH1 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Bell UH-1H Iroquois
Owner/operator:Türk Kara Ordusu Havaciligi
Fatalities:Fatalities: 5 / Occupants: 5
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:near Ankara's Tuluntas village -   Turkey
Phase: En route
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
A Turkish military helicopter has crashed near the capital, Ankara, while on a night vision training flight, Press TV reported.
All five people on board – four trainee officers and their instructor – have been killed.
The killed soldiers were identified as army pilot lieutenants Şükrü Pürlü, Taner Erdoğan, Fikri Dilsiz, Erhan Gül and Kemal Taşçıc
The wreckage of the UH-1 helicopter was found near Ankara's Tuluntas village, Turkey's Yenisafak newspaper reported.


Revision history:

10-Jan-2011 19:00 Black Typhoon Added
11-Jan-2011 03:22 hggultek Updated [Operator]
11-Jan-2011 07:52 Black Typhoon Updated [Operator, Narrative]
13-Dec-2014 18:51 TB Updated [Operator, Nature, Narrative]

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