Accident Bell UH-1H 517, Saturday 16 January 2021
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Date:Saturday 16 January 2021
Type:Silhouette image of generic UH1 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Bell UH-1H
Owner/operator:Philippine Air Force (PAF)
Registration: 517
Fatalities:Fatalities: 7 / Occupants: 7
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:Barangay Bulonay, Impasugong, Bukidnon -   Philippines
Phase: En route
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
A Philippine Air Force Huey UH-1H helicopter on its way to deliver supplies in a mountainous area crashed reportedly after an engine issue. All seven occupants died in the crash and the helicopter was destroyed.



Revision history:

16-Jan-2021 14:17 gerard57 Added
16-Jan-2021 14:35 Aerossurance Updated [Source, Narrative]
16-Jan-2021 14:58 gerard57 Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Source, Narrative]
16-Jan-2021 15:08 Aerossurance Updated [Source, Embed code, Narrative]
16-Jan-2021 15:39 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Embed code]
09-Mar-2022 17:04 PolandMoment Updated [Narrative]

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