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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 140819
Last updated: 10 December 2019
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Date:30-DEC-2011
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic MI24 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Mil Mi-24
Owner/operator:Sudan Armed Forces (SAF)
Registration:
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 6 / Occupants: 6
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Near El Obeid, North Kordofan -   Sudan
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:El Obeid
Destination airport:El Obeid
Narrative:
All six crewmen aboard a Sudanese military helicopter were killed when it crash-landed and burned in North Kordofan state on Friday, the army said. Three minutes after takeoff, a fire erupted because of technical problems. The aircraft was Russian-made.


Sources:

http://www.naharnet.com/stories/en/24926-six-dead-in-sudan-chopper-crash
http://web.archive.org/web/20120112094841/http://www.altair.com.pl:80/start-7234


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
30-Dec-2011 02:50 gerard57 Added
30-Dec-2011 12:39 Anon. Updated [Narrative]
01-Jan-2012 12:08 signaal Updated [Aircraft type, Source]
02-Jan-2012 13:01 FLYINGBROTHER1 Updated [Aircraft type]

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