16-Apr-13 Sikorsky CH-53E Chelwon, Korea

US military aircraft during ongoing South Korea-US joint military exercises.  All occupants safe – reports currently vary between 12 and 21 occupants.  Aircraft completely destroyed in impact before fire set in.

Date:
16 April, 2013
Make:
Sikorsky
Model:
CH-53
Location:
Chelwon military shooting range, 55 miles NE of Seoul
Country:
Korea
Civil / Military:
Military
Operator:
US-Marine-Corps
Link:
http://www.chinadaily.com.cn/world/2013-04/16/content_16411233.htm?utm_source=twitterfeed&utm_medium=twitter
Link:
http://news.sky.com/story/1078712/us-helicopter-crashes-near-north-korea-border
Link:
http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2309874/US-Marine-helicopter-21-board-crashes-North-Korean-border-rogue-state-vows-destroy-South-sledgehammer-blows.html

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