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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 64878
Last updated: 21 April 2019
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Date:01-JAN-1984
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic MI8 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Mil Mi-8
Owner/operator:Aeroflot
Registration: CCCP-25346
C/n / msn: 98206672
Fatalities:Fatalities: 8 / Occupants: 8
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Severo-Evensk -   Russia
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Survey
Departure airport:Severo-Evensk
Destination airport:Severo-Evensk
Narrative:
In flight, the crew made the illegal shooting of elk. Deliberately falling to unacceptably low altitude, the crew made a collision with the ground. The helicopter lost tail rotor and crashed.
Cause of the accident was a personal lack of discipline of the crew associated with drinking and using a helicopter to poaching.

Sources:

Scramble 345
http://www.airdisaster.ru/database.php?id=273


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
20-Jun-2009 12:10 harro Updated
27-Nov-2010 04:55 krasatpi Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
27-Nov-2010 04:56 krasatpi Updated [[Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]]

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