ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 146770
Last updated: 31 October 2014
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Date:16-JUL-2012
Time:12:00 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic MI8 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Mil Mi-17 (Mi-8T)
Owner/operator:Sudanese Air Force (SuAF)
Registration: 545
C/n / msn: 59489619436
Fatalities:Fatalities: 7 / Occupants: 9
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near El Fasher -   Sudan
Phase: En route
Nature:Ambulance
Departure airport:Tungur
Destination airport:El Fasher
Narrative:
A helicopter belonging to the Sudanese Air Force was gunned down by the Sudanese Revolutionary Front in North Darfur. An eyewitness told Radio Dabanga that two hours after the crash, the area was besieged by military aircrafts and government soldiers in 70 cars.
The report did not identify the type of helicopter.

Sources:
http://english.alarabiya.net/articles/2012/07/17/226770.html
http://www.dailytimes.com.pk/default.asp?page=2012%5C07%5C18%5Cstory_18-7-2012_pg4_4


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
16-Jul-2012 21:04 Black Typhoon Added
17-Jul-2012 17:19 Black Typhoon Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Total occupants, Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Source]
18-Jul-2012 01:04 87.211.83.33 Updated [Aircraft type, Narrative]
12-Jul-2014 08:37 5.140.235.170 Updated [Registration, Cn, Narrative]
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