Incident Eurocopter AS 350B3+ Ecureuil 5Y-SDL,
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 348157
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Date:Monday 20 November 2023
Time:c. 12:03 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic AS50 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Eurocopter AS 350B3+ Ecureuil
Owner/operator:Prime Aviation Ltd
Registration: 5Y-SDL
MSN: 4296
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Wajir Airport (WJR/HKWJ) -   Kenya
Phase: Take off
Departure airport:Wajir Airport (WJR/HKWJ)
Destination airport:Arbajahan
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
A Eurocopter AS 350B3+ Ecureuil crashed at taxiway A less than a minute after takeoff from Wajir Airport (WJR/HKWJ) when it was transporting examination papers to Arbajahan.
One occupant sustained serious injuries and two sustained minor injuries and the helicopter received substantial damage.





Revision history:

20-Nov-2023 12:47 harro Added
20-Nov-2023 15:00 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Other fatalities, Phase, Embed code, Narrative]
20-Nov-2023 17:44 harro Updated [Other fatalities, Phase, Category]
21-Nov-2023 17:52 RobertMB Updated [Time, Operator, Location, Source, Narrative]

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