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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 178225
Last updated: 22 January 2019
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Date:02-AUG-2015
Time:
Type:Mil Mi-28N
Owner/operator:Russian Air Force
Registration: RF-95316 / 15
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Dubrovichi, Ryazan Oblast -   Russia
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Demo/Airshow/Display
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
One of the two pilots of a Mi-38N of the "berkuts" display team, died while performing in Ryazan Region (Russian) during "Aviadarts" air show. Their helicopter started spinning and crashed after a failure of the tail rotor. The other pilot managed to escape with minor injuries by feet from the wreck.

Sources:

https://www.newsru.com/russia/02aug2015/mi28.html
http://lifenews.ru/video/13493 (moment of crash)
https://www.nbcnews.com/news/world/one-pilot-killed-another-injured-after-helicopter-crash-russian-airshow-n402686
https://www.rt.com/news/311373-helicopter-crashes-airshow-aviadarts/
http://topru.org/20536/katastrofa-vertoleta-mi-28n/


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
02-Aug-2015 13:13 krasatpi Added
02-Aug-2015 13:14 harro Updated [Narrative]
02-Aug-2015 21:19 Geno Updated [Source, Narrative]
03-Aug-2015 04:18 harro Updated [Registration, Source, Embed code]
05-Aug-2015 14:43 Anon. Updated [Narrative]

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