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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 232011
Last updated: 10 January 2020
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Date:08-JAN-2020
Time:13:00
Type:Silhouette image of generic MI8 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Mil Mi-17
Owner/operator:Afghan National Army (ANA)
Registration:
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 10
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Gardiz, Zurik district, Paktia province -   Afghanistan
Phase: Take off
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Gardiz, Paktia province
Destination airport:
Narrative:
A second military helicopter crashed in Afghanistan on 8 January 2020. The helicopter crashed upon takeoff. At least 10 occupants were injured.
The helicopter was later destroyed by Afghan security forces.

Sources:

https://www.avapress.com/en/news/200101/afghan-military-helicopter-crashes-in-pakita-second-one-day
http://www.xinhuanet.com/english/2020-01/08/c_138688496.htm
http://www.xinhuanet.com/english/2020-01/10/c_138693980.htm


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
08-Jan-2020 14:33 gerard57 Added
08-Jan-2020 14:33 gerard57 Updated [Narrative]
08-Jan-2020 14:43 gerard57 Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Location, Departure airport, Source]
08-Jan-2020 14:52 RobertMB Updated [Source]
10-Jan-2020 07:42 gerard57 Updated [Location, Source, Narrative]

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