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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 83306
Last updated: 21 September 2020
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Type:Silhouette image of generic MI26 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Mil Mi-26
Owner/operator:Indian Air Force 126HF
Registration: Z3076 / D
C/n / msn: 223204
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 8
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Satwari -   India
Phase: Initial climb
Departure airport:Satwari
Destination airport:
An Indian Air Force Mi-26 helicopter crashed on Tuesday close to an air force station near here injuring at least eight people, including three crew members, an official said.
The Mi-26, the heaviest and largest helicopter in the world, crashed in Satwari shortly after it took off at 9.50 a.m. with machinery for laying a railway track in far off Reasi district, an official said.

Sources: (photo) (accident photo)

Revision history:

14-Dec-2010 03:28 gerard57 Added
14-Dec-2010 10:32 TB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Damage, Narrative]
14-Dec-2010 11:21 Anon. Updated [Damage]
14-Dec-2010 14:22 krasatpi Updated [Source]
14-Dec-2010 14:28 krasatpi Updated [Registration, Source]
14-Dec-2010 16:21 TB Updated [Registration, Cn, Operator, Source]
15-Dec-2010 07:29 chullian1819 Updated [Source]
04-Oct-2011 04:22 Marko Updated [Source, Narrative]

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