ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 87484
Last updated: 21 January 2017
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Narrative:A Turkish military helicopter has crashed near the capital, Ankara, while on a night vision training flight, Press TV reported.
Bell UH-1H Iroquois
|Owner/operator:||Türk Kara Ordusu Havaciligi|
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|Fatalities:||Fatalities: 5 / Occupants: 5|
|Airplane damage:|| Written off (damaged beyond repair)|
|Location:||near Ankara's Tuluntas village -
|Phase:|| En route|
All five people on board – four trainee officers and their instructor – have been killed.
The killed soldiers were identified as army pilot lieutenants Şükrü Pürlü, Taner Erdoğan, Fikri Dilsiz, Erhan Gül and Kemal Taşçıc
The wreckage of the UH-1 helicopter was found near Ankara's Tuluntas village, Turkey's Yenisafak newspaper reported.
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