ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 165938
Last updated: 1 September 2014
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Date:02-MAY-2014
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic MI8 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Mil Mi-8MT
Owner/operator:Ukrainian Armed Forces
Registration: 61 YELLOW
C/n / msn: 93883
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Substantial
Location:Slavyansk -   Ukraine
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The helicopter was damaged by separatists. It sustained bullet holes by rifle fire.

The helicopter has been under repair for several months. It entered service again in July 2014.

Sources:
http://www.mil.gov.ua/index.php?lang=en&part=news&sub=read&id=34324
http://www.janes.com/article/37330/two-ukrainian-mi-24s-shot-down-by-manpads
http://www.mil.gov.ua/index.php?lang=en&part=news&sub=read&id=34359


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
02-May-2014 17:23 gerard57 Added
02-May-2014 18:37 AndreyZ Updated [Source, Embed code, Narrative]
02-May-2014 18:39 harro Updated [Narrative]
03-May-2014 10:17 N Updated [Source]
05-May-2014 06:46 gerard57 Updated [Narrative]
05-May-2014 14:25 gerard57 Updated [Aircraft type, Source]
05-May-2014 17:31 194.44.177.6 Updated [Embed code]
07-May-2014 17:44 5.140.235.115 Updated [Registration]
27-Aug-2014 12:42 El_serj Updated [Cn, Narrative]
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