11-Dec-12 Westland Sea King Mk.43B Lakselv, Norway

Hard landing in remote location on training flight – port side undercarriage collapsed and fuselage resting on the ground.  Crew of 6 rescued by another helicopter – local temperature was -10C.  Helicopter recovered by Mi-26 from Russia two weeks later (photo)

Date:
11 December, 2012
Make:
Sikorsky
Model:
S61
Location:
Divgagáisá 13 km south of Lakselv
Country:
Norway
Civil / Military:
Military
Operator:
Royal-Norwegian-Air-Force
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