Accident Mil Mi-24V CH619,
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 141721
 
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Date:Monday 10 November 1997
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic MI24 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Mil Mi-24V
Owner/operator:Sri Lanka Air Force
Registration: CH619
MSN: 3532421622197
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 4
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:Kokkilai Lagoon, Mullaitivu -   Sri Lanka
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Vavuniya Airport (VCCV)
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Narrative:
Shot down while escorting 3 Mi-17s to Elephant Pass.

Sources:

http://www.acig.org/artman/publish/article_336.shtml
https://scontent.fcmb2-2.fna.fbcdn.net/v/t1.6435-9/94468556_2659643500985494_825198436016979968_n.jpg?_nc_cat=111&ccb=1-5&_nc_sid=825194&_nc_ohc=u7Okn75U02YAX-PjsX0&_nc_ht=scontent.fcmb2-2.fna&oh=00_AT_S53LqcojQ2b8wsFQyrgiXiYmp42XQK-MMv4dSJ7S6PA&oe=61F96CA2

History of this aircraft

Other occurrences involving this aircraft
19 March 1997 CH614 Sri Lanka Air Force 8 near Chalai, Mullaitivu w/o

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
07-Jan-2012 13:41 harro Added
27-Dec-2021 03:15 Ron Averes Updated [Operator]
05-Jan-2022 12:57 Prometheus Updated [Aircraft type, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
26-May-2024 05:57 Prometheus Updated [Cn]

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