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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 90449
Last updated: 25 April 2019
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Date:02-JAN-1998
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic MI8 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Mil Mi-17 (Mi-8M)
Owner/operator:Sri Lanka Air Force
Registration: CH594
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 7
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:nr Olumadhu -   Sri Lanka
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Damaged beyond repair by RPG and mortar hits while attempting to evacuate 20 injured soldiers.

Sources:

http://www.scramble.nl/soviet-database?view=default
http://www.acig.org/artman/publish/article_336.shtml
Scramble 227


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
22-Feb-2011 17:17 TB Added
07-Jan-2012 13:25 harro Updated [Total fatalities, Source, Narrative]
18-Feb-2012 07:37 harro Updated [Total occupants, Location, Source]

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