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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 122052
Last updated: 7 April 2019
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Date:01-APR-1981
Time:11:27 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic MI8 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Mil Mi-8T
Owner/operator:Soviet Air Force
Registration:
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Dehi-Casa, 8 km east of Charikar -   Afghanistan
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The helicopter was struck by the MPADS, after which the fire occurred and both engines were refused. As a result of landing with a large vertical velocity of the helicopter was destroyed and burned. The crew was injured and evacuated.

Sources:

http://skywar.ru/Poteri1981.html


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
02-May-2011 10:15 krasatpi Added

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