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During that timeframe, its rate of Class A mishaps , meaning serious damage or loss of life, was 5. The suit claimed that proper changes were not made, nor were crews instructed on emergency techniques. This sent a shock wave into the aircraft and caused major damage. Four crew members died in the accident. Six people were killed, and 11 injured.

The cabin area was quickly consumed by the ensuing fire. Four people were killed. One of the three crew members was killed and the aircraft was a total loss.

All five crew members were killed. Eighteen Marines and one Sailor were killed. Another ten Marines where severely injured. The cause was determined to be a combination of pilot error, failure to follow safety standards, and mechanical problems. The helicopters were later returned to service with improved swash plate duplex bearings and new warning systems for the bearings.

Defense Department officials said the early-morning crash was the result of mechanical problems with the helicopter. All 18 people on board survived with only a few cases of minor injuries. No one was injured, but the aircraft was written off. The flight was on a routine training mission. The crash was part of the deadliest day of the Iraq War in terms of US fatalities.

Marine Corps and Air Force crew collided during a training mission over the Gulf of Aden , resulting in ten deaths and two injuries. Three crew members died in the crash and one crew member was treated at a local hospital.

Though the pilots and aircrew were uninjured, the aircraft was heavily damaged by the fire. Three crew members perished in the mishap. All 17 Marines and 8 sailors on board were rescued. After the landing the helicopter was destroyed by fire.

No one was injured in the accident.





Sikorsky CH-53E Super Stallion




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