Aviation Photo #1464855 Sikorsky UH-60L Black Hawk (S-70A) - USA - Army

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This Black Hawk crashed shortly after take-off on the Texas A&M University campus. 4 Injuried and 1 Fatality. It was putting on a demostration for the Corp of Cadets at Texas A&M before crashing.
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    Joe Buvid
    USA - Army
    Sikorsky UH-60L Black Hawk (S-70A)
    Sikorsky S-70 (H-60 Black Hawk/Seahawk)
    Sikorsky S-70 (H-60 Black Hawk/Seahawk)
    College Station
    January 12, 2009
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10 years ago
Reminds me of this movie where the Black Hawk was the real star. T.B.
10 years ago
Tail rotor failure, spun out of control.
9 years ago
The fact that anyone survived that shows just how well the crew compartment is designed.
4 years ago
This picture gets 5 stars because it really sparkles my curiosity. I cannot believe how 'neat' this crash site is! Normally, when an aircraft crashes, one sees debris everywhere, and the aircraft itself becomes almost indistinguishable... a pile of rubble at best. But here, the helicopter looks as if it has imploded, which almost every piece of it located roughly where it would have been before the crash. It looks almost as if it has been chopped to pieces, like in the case of the poor, faithful B-52's at AMARG, and left there for satellite verification purposes.. _Zoydian.

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