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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 168976
Last updated: 18 November 2017
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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-24P
Owner/operator:Ukraine Air Force / 16-th Army Aviation Brigade
Registration: 15 YELLOW
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Near Heorhiyivka, 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. Both crew members died in the crash. The fate of the second helicopter is unclear.

Note that this helicopter was downed on June 4th near Slavyansk and sustained substantial damage. - http://aviation-safety.net/wikibase/wiki.php?id=166967

Sources:

http://edition.cnn.com/2014/08/20/world/europe/ukraine-crisis/
http://world.einnews.com/article/219526751/DLOiX9hGZKEdCbtP
http://www.interfax.com/newsinf.asp?id=530493

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3xtPFAJSf94

Images:


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
21-Aug-2014 08:01 gerard57 Added
22-Aug-2014 11:33 gerard57 Updated [Total occupants, Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Source, Narrative]
22-Aug-2014 11:33 MarschNei Updated [Registration, Cn, Total occupants, Total fatalities, Narrative]
22-Aug-2014 11:33 193.176.225.14 Updated [Narrative]
22-Aug-2014 14:35 gerard57 Updated [Other fatalities, Location, Source]
23-Aug-2014 13:55 El_serj Updated [Aircraft type, Registration]
23-Dec-2014 12:31 91.193.77.138 Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator]
13-Jan-2015 13:48 El_serj Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn]
17-Feb-2015 19:04 95.164.12.61 Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Photo, ]
20-Feb-2015 05:14 El_serj Updated [Operator, Narrative]
04-Jun-2015 17:37 El_serj Updated [Embed code]
05-Jun-2015 20:18 83.234.146.133 Updated [Embed code]

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