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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 78774
Last updated: 24 July 2019
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Date:14-JAN-2001
Time:c. 10:00 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic MI8 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Mil Mi-8T
Owner/operator:MIAT Mongolia
Registration: JU-1025
C/n / msn: 20410
Fatalities:Fatalities: 9 / Occupants: 23
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Hangai Um, Malchin district -   Mongolia
Phase: Landing
Nature:Domestic Non Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Spun into ground from about 165ft (50m) and exploded in flames near Malchin, about 600 miles (1,000km) west of Ulan Bator, Mongolia, while operating for the United Nations. Nine of those on board were killed and 14 injured, ten of them critical. Number of fatalities varying from 8 to 13 in the sources.

Sources:

1. https://www.albawaba.com/news/ten-people-killed-mongolia-helicopter-crash
2. https://www.newsru.com/world/14jan2001/mi.html
3. https://www.flightglobal.com/pdfarchive/view/2002/2002
4. http://www.scramble.nl/soviet-database?view=default
Air International February 2001, p79


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Oct-2010 02:46 krasatpi Added
17-Oct-2010 04:16 krasatpi Updated [Time, Narrative]
06-Jan-2011 15:36 krasatpi Updated [Registration, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Phase, Source]
26-Feb-2011 17:47 TB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Location, Phase, Nature, Source, Narrative]
26-Feb-2011 17:57 TB Updated [Source]
17-Feb-2013 09:49 gerard57 Updated [Total fatalities, Source]
31-Dec-2017 14:43 TB Updated [Time]
31-Dec-2017 14:52 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Total fatalities, Source, Narrative]
31-Dec-2017 14:55 TB Updated [Total fatalities, Source, Narrative]

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