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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 157692
Last updated: 29 October 2019
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Date:29-MAY-1980
Time:12:50 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:near Surmul, north of Asadabad, Kunar Province -   Afghanistan
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The helicopter was hit by small arms and burst into flames. During a forced landing the helicopter tipped over on its side and rolled down into a gorge.

Sources:

http://skywar.ru/Poteri1980


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
20-Jul-2013 15:17 krasatpi Added

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