ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 72659
Last updated: 2 September 2014
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Date:14-FEB-2010
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic MI8 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Mil Mi-8
Owner/operator:Yemeni Army
Registration:
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 11 / Occupants: 11
Other fatalities:3
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Kahlan mountain, E of Sa'ada -   Yemen
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Army helicopter crashed in northern Yemen and hit an army vehicle. 14 soldiers were killed during the accident, which reportedly happened due to a technical fault.

Sources:
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/world/middle_east/8515113.stm
http://www.sabanews.net/en/news205880.htm
http://news.theage.com.au/breaking-news-world/yemen-helicopter-crash-toll-rises-to-13-20100215-o2no.html
Scramble 370


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
14-Feb-2010 09:43 Krystof Pardubice Added
14-Feb-2010 09:52 wanderer Updated [Total occupants, Source]
15-Feb-2010 00:00 slowkid Updated [Total occupants, Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Phase, Source, Damage, Narrative]
17-Feb-2010 11:30 TB Updated [Aircraft type]
12-Nov-2012 02:00 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Other fatalities, Location, Source, Narrative]
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