Military - U.S. Marine Corps

Military - U.S. Marine Corps Monday March 20, 1989
Crashed and burned in mountainous terrain during a troop lift mission. Came in for a landing at an extreme high bank until it crashed to the ground. Pilot error.

Crash Details

DateMonday March 20, 1989
LocationPohang, South Korea
Passengers30
Crew4
Fatalities19
Survivors15
Aircraft TypeSikorsky CH-53D
OperatorMilitary - U.S. Marine Corps
Registration157140
Flight Origin
Flight Destination
Pohang, South Korea
Military - U.S. Marine Corps
Sikorsky CH-53D
1989