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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 138548
Last updated: 1 November 2020
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Date:14-SEP-2011
Time:17:30 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic MI8 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Mil Mi-17-1V (Mi-8MTV-1)
Owner/operator:Peruvian Army Aviation
Registration: EP-617
C/n / msn: 520M06
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Chorobamba -   Peru
Phase: En route
Nature:SU
Departure airport:Lima-Callao / Base Aérea Jorge Chávez IAP - SPIM
Destination airport:Lima-Callao / Base Aérea Jorge Chávez IAP - SPIM
Narrative:
The Peruvian Army Aviation helicopter was shot down by rebels of Sendero Luminoso when he was flying over the region of the rivers Apurimac and Ene. Two occupants died.

Sources:

http://archivo.peru21.pe/noticia/1302903/dos-oficiales-mueren-ataque-terrorista
https://abpic.co.uk/images/images/1265320F.jpg (photo)


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
15-Sep-2011 08:09 Black Typhoon Added
15-Sep-2011 08:10 Black Typhoon Updated [Operator]
15-Sep-2011 15:19 RobertMB Updated [Time, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
15-Sep-2011 20:25 Black Typhoon Updated [Time]
23-Dec-2012 10:56 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Source, Narrative]

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