Military - Royal British Navy

Military - Royal British Navy Wednesday May 19, 1982
The helicopter, carrying troops from one ship to another during the Falkland Islands war, crashed into the Atlantic Ocean. Possible bird strike or component failure.

Crash Details

DateWednesday May 19, 1982
LocationSouth Atlantic Ocean
PassengersUnknown
CrewUnknown
FatalitiesUnknown
SurvivorsUnknown
Aircraft TypeWestland Sea King HC-4 (helicopter)
OperatorMilitary - Royal British Navy
RegistrationZA-294
Flight Origin
Flight Destination
South Atlantic Ocean
Military - Royal British Navy
Westland Sea King HC-4 (helicopter)
1982