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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 192540
Last updated: 28 November 2019
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Date:04-JAN-2017
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic MI24 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Mil Mi-35M
Owner/operator:Iraqi Air Force
Registration:
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 4 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Baiji, near Mosul -   Iraq
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:Qayyarah
Narrative:
The helicopter crashed due to a technical failure. The four occupants, two pilots and two technicians, died in the crash.

“They were heading to Qayyarah on a routine mission,” a captain in Iraq’s army aviation told to AFP.


Sources:

http://www.newsofbahrain.com/bahrain/29074.html
http://rudaw.net/english/middleeast/iraq/040120173
https://www.alaraby.co.uk/english/news/2017/1/4/iraq-helicopter-gunship-crash-kills-four


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
04-Jan-2017 10:05 gerard57 Added
04-Jan-2017 14:07 Ansierra117 Updated [Aircraft type]
05-Jan-2017 09:37 gerard57 Updated [Location, Source]
05-Jan-2017 14:06 Iceman 29 Updated [Source, Narrative]

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