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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 228749
Last updated: 7 October 2019
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Date:05-SEP-2019
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic MI8 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Mil Mi-8MTV
Owner/operator:Russian Air Force
Registration:
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Sokolovy, 6 km SW of Saratov, Saratov Region -   Russia
Phase: Landing
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Sokol Training AFB
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The military helicopter crashed and got fire as a result of a malfunctioning landing gear. There were no fatalities.

Sources:

https://nv.ua/world/countries/voennyy-vertolet-mi-8-razbilsya-pod-saratovom-novosti-rossii-50041118.html
https://www.interfax.ru/russia/675288
http://ekaterinburg.bezformata.com/listnews/vertolet-mi-8mtv-sgorel-na-aerodrome/77483093/


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
05-Sep-2019 12:46 gerard57 Added
05-Sep-2019 14:20 Hans Gruber Updated [Source, Damage]
05-Sep-2019 16:25 sinfu2a Updated [Aircraft type, Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
05-Sep-2019 16:53 sinfu2a Updated [Total occupants, Embed code]

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