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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 145714
Last updated: 17 October 2017
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Time:11:15 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic MI8 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Mil Mi-17V-5 (Mi-8MTV-5)
Owner/operator:Ejército Bolivariana de Venezuela
Registration: EBV-0672
C/n / msn: 862M04
Fatalities:Fatalities: 4 / Occupants: 5
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:San Felipe Airport (SVSP) -   Venezuela
Phase: Initial climb
Departure airport:San Felipe/Sub Teniente Nestor Arias Airport (SVSP)
Destination airport:
A Venezuelan Army Mil Mi-17V-5 helicopter belonging to Comando de la Aviación del Ejército, Batallón de Helicópteros, has crashed during a training flight. The helicopter lost power just after lift off at about 33 feet high and came down in the security area of San Felipe/Sub Tenient Nestor Arias Airport.

Sources: (photo)

Revision history:

18-May-2012 15:58 gerard57 Added
19-May-2012 04:09 RobertMB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
15-Jun-2012 02:08 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Operator, Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
19-Aug-2017 19:41 TB Updated [Operator, Source]

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