ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 15203
Last updated: 26 February 2017
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Narrative:Two Mi-17 transport helicopters were ferrying troops from the northern city of Tall Afar to Baghdad when they encountered bad weather south of Bayji. One aircraft was able to avoid the storm, but the other crashed.
Mil Mi-17 (Mi-8M)
|Owner/operator:||Iraqi Air Force|
|C/n / msn:|| |
|Fatalities:||Fatalities: 8 / Occupants: 8|
|Airplane damage:|| Written off (damaged beyond repair)|
|Location:||near a village W of Baiji (northern Iraq) -
|Phase:|| En route|
|Departure airport:||Tall Afar|
||Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Source]|