Accident Mil Mi-17 , 16 Jan 2014
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 163317
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Type:Silhouette image of generic MI8 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Mil Mi-17
Owner/operator:Syrian Air Force
Fatalities:Fatalities: 4 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Darayya in Rif Damascus -   Syria
Phase: Combat
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Video image show the crashing to the ground of a Mil Mi-17 helicopter from the Syrian Air Force on 16 January 2014 in Darayya in Rif Damascus.
The Free Syrian Army (FSA) claims to have shot down the helicopter.
The crew of the helicopter reprtedly consisted of a colonel, a lieutenant colonel, a first lieutenant and a sergeant and perished in the crash.



Revision history:

16-Jan-2014 20:50 gerard57 Added
21-Jan-2014 17:59 gerard57 Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Source, Narrative]

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