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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 168975
Last updated: 24 March 2019
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Date:20-AUG-2014
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic MI24 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Mil Mi-24
Owner/operator:Ukraine Air Force
Registration:
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: / Occupants:
Aircraft damage: Unknown
Location:Luhansk region -   Ukraine
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Separatists downed one Mil Mi-24 helicopter from the Ukrainian Air Force with a portable air defence system in the Luhansk region on Wednesday 20 August 2014 and struck another helicopter.
The first helicopter crashed and the two crew members died.
The second helicopter apparently made an emergency landing within the territory controlled by Ukrainian Armed Forces.

Sources:

https://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/20/world/europe/ukraine-crisis/
http://world.einnews.com/article/219526751/DLOiX9hGZKEdCbtP
http://en.europeonline-magazine.eu/eleven-killed-in-fresh-fighting-in-eastern-ukraine_351487.html
https://niqnaq.wordpress.com/2014/08/21/another-day-another-kot-ivanov-map-another-cumulative-novorossiya-post/


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
21-Aug-2014 08:01 gerard57 Added
21-Aug-2014 15:19 Anon. Updated [Source, Narrative]
21-Aug-2014 15:19 Anon. Updated [Source, Narrative]
22-Aug-2014 15:15 gerard57 Updated [Source, Narrative]
22-Aug-2014 17:18 gerard57 Updated [Narrative]

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