31-Dec-20 J-1902 Sikorsky UH-60M Istanbul, Turkey

After landing, and while taxying to be refuelled, a manoeuvre resulted in the tail hitting a lighting tower.  This caused the helicopter to spin on the ground, during which the main blades then hit the tower too.  Video of incident here.

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Date
December 31, 2020
Reg
J-1902
Make
Sikorsky
Model
UH-60
MSN
701902
Location
Sabiha Gökçen Airport, Istanbul
Country
Turkey
CivilMilitary
Military
Operator
Turkish-Jandarma
Link 1
https://tolgaozbek.com/ucus-emniyeti/sahiba-gokcende-yer-kazasi-helikopter-hangara-carpti/
Link 2
https://www.hurriyet.com.tr/video/sabiha-gokcendeki-helikopter-kazasinin-guvenlik-kamerasi-goruntuleri-41707527
Link 3
https://www.sabah.com.tr/gundem/2021/01/05/sabiha-gokcendeki-helikopter-kazasinin-goruntuleri-ortaya-cikti

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