Helicopter Accidents


Year 1992 accidents

List of helicopter accidents

Aerospatiale Alouette II 3
Aerospatiale Alouette III 2
Aerospatiale AS332 Super Puma 4
Aerospatiale AS350 Ecureuil 2
Aerospatiale AS355 ecureuil 2 2
Aerospatiale Gazelle 2
Aerospatiale SA365 Dauphin 2 1
Agusta A109 Hirundo 1
Agusta AB205 1
Bell 205 1
Bell 206 4
Bell 212 4
Bell 222 1
Bell 412 1
Bell V-22 Osprey 1
Bell XV-15A 1
Boeing-Vertol 107-ii 1
Boeing-Vertol 107M H-46 Sea Knight 2
Hughes 269 1
Kawasaki Heavy Industries kv 107-ii 1
MBB Bk117 1
MBB Bo105 2
McDonnell Douglas AH-64A Apache 1
Sikorsky S-58 H-34 1
Sikorsky S-61 H-3 2
Sikorsky S-65 H-53 2
Sikorsky S-70 H-60 3
Sikorsky S-80 H-53E 1
Westland Lynx 4
Westland Sea King 1
Westland Wasp 2
Westland Wessex 1

1992 206b-3 2912 Fuerza Aerea Guatemalteca 135 : FAG; w/o 01apr92
1992 212 30914 N5009L : to OY-HEA
OY-HEA : Strandfaraskip from 1988; w/o 16dec92 Bordoyarvik off Bordoy, Faroe Islands; canc 2003
1992 212 35014 Bell Helicopter Canada C-FGXK : BHTCL toward EHBR-1119
Fuerza Aerea Mexicana EHBR-1119 : FAM ex C-FGXK; 20apr92 w/o
1992 222 47085 Bell Helicopter N3176S : Bell Helicopters;1980s used in filming AIRWOLF TV show
HSD Luftrettung D-HHSD : Hubschrauber Sonder Dienst, Germany; ambulance; w/o 06jun92 crashed into mountain side in a forest below a castle in heavy thunderstorm and poor visibility near Berlar/Bestwig. 3 fatalities: Pilot Siegfried K. (42), paramedic (31) and doctor (38)
1992 269C / 300 128-0739 Ejercito del Aire HE.20-11 : EdA 78-40. w/o 07feb92
1992 412 33093 Nigerian Police 5N-AQT : Nigerian Police; w/o Jan92
1992 A109a-II 7423 Olympic Airways SX-HDB : Olympic Airways; w/o 29apr92 crashed onto deck of ship and fell into sea off Pylos
1992 ab205a-1 4195 Aviazione dell'Esercito MM80557 : Esercito E.I.305. EM-2 type. 26 Gruppo as EC-305. w/o 07jan92 shot down by MiG-21 on Yugoslavia deployed with Rigel as part of Ibis 2
1992 ah-64a PV603 US Army Aviation 88-0284 : w/o 22feb92: crashed into mountain at Fort Carson, CO
US Army Aviation 88-0284 : aug90 pictured setting up for the 1990 Abbotsford International Airshow in Abbotsford BC.
1992 as332b 2039 Ejercito del Aire HD.21-1 : EdA 802-01, test serial EC-ZAA; Escuadron 802; w/o 05nov92
1992 as332L 2034 Bristow G-TIGH : Bristow d/d Apr82; w/o 14mar92 near Cormorant A platform, East Shetland Basin
1992 as332L 2128 Fuerza Aerea Mexicana XC-UHN : FAM TPH-07,04; w/o 25mar92
1992 as332L1 2358 Nakanihon Air Service JA6669 : NAS; ex F-WYMJ; w/o 30nov92
1992 as350b 1927 helicopter service Hannover D-HEEB : Helicopter Service Hannover; 23may88 pictured at Munster-Osnabruck; w/o 14may92
1992 as355e 5039 Australia Police VH-NJL : WA Police; w/o 8may92 crashed and burnt during a police public relations display for school children at Klemscott, Western Australia.
1992 as550c2 2519 Republic of Singapore Air Force : RSAF, w/o 26aug92 before delivered
1992 as555an 5383 Armée de l'Air 5383 : AdlA w/o 22sep92
1992 bk117a1 7015 MBB Helicopter Corp N3926P : MBB Corp, test serial D-HBKQ
State of Connecticut N117HH : Hartford Hospital at Hartford, CT, 117A3 type; LIFE STAR ambulance; w/o 20jun92 hit wire on approach at Middletown, CT
1992 Bo105 S-178 Guardia Civil HU.15-05 : 09-105. Bo105CB. w/o 27nov92
1992 105cb S-208 Policias Provinciales LQ-LSV : Policia Bonaerense, Original built as Bo105C; upgrade to 105CB; w/o 1992 Crash at takeoff at Las Armas, Buenos Aires
1992 ch-113a 4005 Canadian Army (1945-1968) 10411 : BV-107II-28, c/n 4005, ff?; del Cdn Army as CH-113A VOyageur 10411, 02Dec64; xfer CAF, reserialled as 11311, 1968.
Canadian Armed Forces 11311 : xfer CAF, reserialled as 11311, 1968; conv SARCUP std unk; Serving with No. 442 Squadron at CFB Comox, BC, when crashed on 30Apr92. Was hoisting stranded hikers when engine failed at high altitude causing crash at 5,000 ft level in mountains near Bella Coola, Vancouver Island.  One fatality.
1992 ch-3c 61-529 US Air Force 64-14226 : Sikorsky S-61R, c/n 61-529, ff?; del USAF as CH-3C 64-14226, 26Feb65; conv CH-3E unk; Ground Accident 03Nov65; xfer 100th SRW, Det 10, APO 96337 66; xfer 100th SRW, DM AFB, AZ 67; Crashed 24Jun68; xfer AFMDC, Holloman Afb, NM 17Jul68-27Nov68; xfer 100th SRW, DM AFB, AZ 27Nov68; xfer 100th SRW, Det 10, APO 96337 16Apr69; xfer 100th SRW, Ol-OA, APO 96570; xfer 100th SRW, 432nd TDG, DM AFB, AZ; xfer 39th ARRW, Det 5 Tyndall AFB, FL 15Feb79-23Apr86; xfer NARF, PENSACOLA, FL 23Apr86; xfer 39th SRRW, Det 5, Tyndall AFB, FL; xfer 301st ARRS, Holmstead AFB, FL 13Oct87; Transfered to USAF Museum; Cut up and sold for scrap by USAF Museum 1992; sold Carson Helicopters as N81701.
US Air Force 64-14226 : 1aug68
1992 CH-46D 2202 US Marine Corps 153314 : BV-107M, c/n 2202, ff?; accepted BuWepsRep, FR Morton PA as CH-46A 153314 17Oct66; xfer H&MS-26 21Oct66; redesig CH-46D 22Oct66; xfer HMM-161 31Dec66; xfer HMM-261 28Dec67; xfer HMM-264 07Apr69; xfer NAS North Island A&T 22Jul70; xfer H&MS-36 COSA 09Sep70; xfer LPH-2 Iwo Jima 21Nov70; xfer NAS North Island A&T 20Oct71; xfer NARF North Island 16Nov71; xfer NAS Point Mugu 30Dec72; xfer Pacific Missile Test Center 02May75; further unit xfers unk; xfer HC-11, VR-52, unk; w/o 08Nov92.
1992 CH-46D 2440 US Marine Corps 154833 : BV-107M, c/n 2440, ff?; accepted BuWepsRep, FR, Morton, PA as CH-46D 154833 05Jun68; xfer H&MS-30 COSA 26Jun68; xfer HMMT-302 11Sep68; xfer HMM-263 21Oct68; xfer H&MS-36 COSA 10May71; xfer H&MS-36 04Nov71; xfer HMM-164 22Feb72; xfer HMM-165 22Oct72; further unit xfers unk; conv CH-46E unk; unit xfer unk; xfer HMM-166, YX-614, unk; w/o 29Mar92.
US Marine Corps 154833 : Apr/Oct 1973, I was crew chief on this bird as HMM-165 /YW-05, Operation Endsweep, then tasked on-off to Operation Eagle Pull (which never happened). Returned "home" to Okinawa by hitching a ride aboard USS Denver (LPD-9). Bird was later ferried to Tokyo for overhaul after which I never saw it again.
US Marine Corps 154833 : 1feb82
1992 ch-53e 65-502 US Marine Corps 162490 : USMC CH-53E
US Marine Corps 162490 : The 53 that went down at cecil NAS 02-08-1992 was registration #162490 also 65-502, 4 Good men died that day, nobody wants to say anything about it!
US Marine Corps 162490 : w/o 08feb92 HMH-464 /EN-? at NAS Cecil Field due to failure of stack bearing in sleeve and spindle. 4 fatalities.
1992 h-34g.III 58-1732 Luftwaffe AS+348 : Sikorsky H-34G.III, c/n 58-1732, ff?; del W. Ger Luftwaffe as AS+348, unk; recoded 81+10, unk; wfu & sold to USA as N90806, unk; rereg as N82TA, unk; rereg as N822G, unk; w/o Port Alsworth, AK, 04Sep92.
1992 hh-60g 70-1318 US Air Force 88-26116 : USAF; 129th RQS w/o 29oct92 California Air National Guard
1992 hh-65 6208 US Coast Guard 6546 : USCG HH-65A. w/o april 1992
US Coast Guard 6546 : Scrapped. Parted out by USCG to support other HH65 airframes

1992 kv-107ii-4 4073 Japan Ground Self-Defense Force 51740 : KV-107II-4, c/n 4073, ff?; del JGSDF as 51740, date?; units unknown; w/o 10Mar92.
1992 mk21 029 Força Aeronaval da Marinha do Brasil N-3022 : SAH-11. w/o 1992
1992 mk21 041 Força Aeronaval da Marinha do Brasil N-3024 : SAH-11. crash ??. w/o
1992 ah1 179 Army Air Corps XZ644 : AAC; conv AH.7; w/o 12/05/1992
1992 has.2 fn 120 Aéronautique Navale 626 : FN d/d 1980
Aéronautique Navale 626 : 34F; w/o 14jan92 crashed
1992 oh-58a 41548 US Army Aviation 71-20687 : US Army; 23oct92 w/o
1992 oh-58b 42244 Österreichische Luftstreitkräfte 3C-OF : w/o 27feb92
1992 oh-58d 43007 US Army Aviation 83-24130 : US Army cnvt. from ex OH-58A 69-16317; 21mar92 w/o
1992 RH-53D 65-360 US Navy 158687 : USN; w/o 19jul92
1992 S-61N 61-466 Carson Helicopters N82772 : Carson; 09Jul73 damaged at sea; canc 28aug74; to Argentine Air Force as H-71
Fuerza Aerea Argentina H-71 : FAA d/d sep74. ex N82772. wfu 1980. sold as LV-OCL then ZS-HRU. Further reading
Helicopteros Marinos LV-OCL : HM ex FAA; 1982 Falklands/Malvinas War as SAR; 1986 pictured at Buenos Aires
Court Helicopters ZS-HRU : Court d/d 03feb87: ex LV-OCL; w/o 17sep92 off Cape Town
Court Helicopters ZS-HRU : Wrecked while landing on a ship during adverse weather. Slid on deck and rotor hit a mast and was subsequently destroyed. Crew ok
1992 S-65C-3 65-403 Heil Ha'Avir 050 :
Heil Ha'Avir 350 : Reserialled 350 unk; w/o 05Jan92.
Heil Ha'Avir 550 : Sikorsky S-65C-3, c/n 65-403, ff?; retained by Sikorsky for testing as N4045S; del IDF/AF as S-65C Yasur 550, Aug75; reserialled 050 unk; reserialled 350 unk; suffered collision with 542, w/o 05Jan92.
1992 S-70A-5 70-0587 Philippine Air Force 738 : Philippines VIP, asg 252nd PHS; w/o 02may92
1992 s-70a-9 70-1328 Australian Army Aviation A25-217 : 1114. w/o 29jun92 near Oakey. 2 fatalities
1992 sa315b 2673 Pakistan Army Aviation 673 : Army w/o 21mar92
1992 sa315b 2692 Pakistan Army Aviation 692 : Army w/o 01aug92
1992 sa316b 1709 Força Aérea Portuguesa 9351 : FAP; w/o 21oct92
1992 sa318c 2005 Schweizerische Eidgenossenschaft HB-XCN : Schweiz Eidgenossenschaft May68-Feb80
Schweizerische Eidgenossenschaft HB-XCN : Schweiz Eidgenossenschaft BAZL Feb80-Nov90; 1987 conv to Lama c/n 2005/24
HELOG HB-XCN : Helog from Nov90, Lama type; w/o 28sep92
1992 sa319b 2220 Elliniko Polemiko Nautiko PN02 : w/o 06oct92
1992 ah.1 1287 Army Air Corps XX387 : AAC Gazelle AH.1 built by Westland
Army Air Corps XX387 : Noted at AAC Hildesheim
Army Air Corps XX387 : w/o 15dec92, to instr airframe TAD.014
1992 ah.1 1986 Army Air Corps ZB681 : AAC Gazelle AH.1 built by Westland; 27nov92 w/o
Army Air Corps ZB681 : 665 Sq by Nov 1992. Collided with landing Puma XW233 of 230 Sq, while departing Bessbrook on night of 26/27 Nov and w/o.
1992 hc.4 wa 996 Ministry of Defence (MoD) ZG829 : replaced Sikorsky S-61 XV370 with ETPS in 1989.
Fleet Air Arm ZG829 : Sea King Mk4X; Empire Test Pilots School, Boscombe Down
Ministry of Defence (MoD) ZG829 : MoD; 1990 ETPS; jul91 ETPS
Ministry of Defence (MoD) ZG829 : 13+14jun92 ETPS
Ministry of Defence (MoD) ZG829 : w/o 20oct92 at Boscombe Down during hover refuelling. Struck ground from 10ft, rolled onto its port side and burst into flames
1992 uh-1d 5764 US Army Aviation 66-16070 : US Army, conv UH-1H
US Army Aviation 66-16070 : 1969-Jul70 asg 128th AHC "Tomahawks" , 1st Aviation Brigade, Phu Loi, Republic South Vietnam; known "Firefly" it was was armed with a mini gun on the left side with a spotlight and starlight scope, on the right side it had twin m-60s and a spot light. This aircraft and it's crew where always on alert and flew only at night.
US Army Aviation 66-16070 : 1978-1980 I was the crew chief/mechanic at Fort Hood, Texas
Policia Nacional de Colombia PNC-144 : Policia Nacional; w/o 07dec92
US Army Aviation 66-16070 : was my bird before during and after Desert Storm. 6-101st Avn Regt
1992 UH-1N 31420 US Marine Corps 158249 : USMC, conv to HH-1N
US Navy 158249 : USN, VXE-6 /XD-17; w/o 13oct92 near Cape Royds Antarctica, 3 fatalities
1992 UH-1N 31759 US Marine Corps 160624 : USMC; HMLA-369 /SM-412; w/o 03feb92
1992 v-22 D0004 US Marine Corps 163914 : Bell-Boeing MV-22 FSD, c/n D0004, ff 21Dec89; del USMC as 163914; xfer HMX-1; w/o Crashed near MCAS Quantico, VA, 20Jul92, 3 military crew, 4 civilian passenger fatalities.
1992 Wasp f.9587 Fleet Air Arm XT417 : dd 3 Dec 1964; 829 Sq Naiad Flt/470-NA Feb 1965 until Sep 1965; Westland Hayes by Dec 1965; Westland Yeovil by Nov 1969; A&AEE Nov 1969 still May 1970; SBAC 1970 Air Show exhibit; Nord AS12 ASM trials a/c by Sep 1970; Westland Weston-super-Mare before Sep 1973; Westland Yeovil by Sep 1973; left RNAY Wroughton by road 2 May 1974; loaned RNZN as NZ3904, returned to RNAY Wroughton 31 Jul 1975 still May 1977, loaned again to RNZN as NZ3904 and departed in C-130H NZ7004 on 7 Oct 1977, sold to RNZN Sep 1979.
Royal New Zealand Navy NZ3904 : ex UK XT417. On loan to RNZN May 1974 to Aug 1975 as replacement for the wrecked NZ3903 . Returned to RN. Loaned again Oct 1977 - Feb 1979, bought by RNZN Sep 1979. Destroyed by fire 20 Nov 1992 at Taupo when a tarpaulin boat cover was sucked up into the rotors during a hover taxi manoeuvre. NZ TAIC Aircraft Accident Report No.92-019.
1992 Wasp f.9719 Fleet Air Arm XV624 : dd 06 May 1968 to RN. /417 by Sep 1974, scr. Portland 1992
1992 hc.2 wa134 Royal Air Force XR509 : ff 13 Dec 1963, dd 6 Jan 1964 . 18 Sq/N by Apr 1965 still Jun 1968. w/o 16 Oct 1981 as 72 Sq/AK, to 8752M, scrapped Dec 1992.
1992 XV-15A 0001 NASA N702NA : NASA; 20aug92 w/o
    57 C/N found.

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