ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 144326
Last updated: 30 April 2016
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Narrative:Three Mi-8MT were ambushed in the exercise of finding the downed pilot. One of the helicopters was shot down by ground fire.
|Owner/operator:||Russian Air Force|
|C/n / msn:|| |
|Fatalities:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: |
|Airplane damage:|| Written off (damaged beyond repair)|
|Location:||near Yarysh-Mardy, Chechnya -
During the fight two other helicopters evacuated the crew and paratroopers from the downed helicopter and returned safely to base.
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