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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 82943
Last updated: 25 January 2020
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Date:11-FEB-1976
Time:07:00 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic MI8 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Mil Mi-8T
Owner/operator:Aeroflot/Yakutsk
Registration: CCCP-22538
C/n / msn: 1638
Fatalities:Fatalities: 6 / Occupants: 9
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:87 km from Bulun Airport, Yakutsk Region -   Russia
Phase: En route
Nature:Domestic Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Bulun
Destination airport:Siktyah
Narrative:
After 42 minutes after takeoff, the helicopter caught fire in the cargo cabin. The crew began an emergency landing. When planting in the smoke and fire helicopters collided with earth and exploded. The crew were thrown from the cab.
The fire broke out in the destruction of the free turbine of the left engine and the destruction of pipelines and fuel oil system.

Sources:

1. http://www.airdisaster.ru/database.php?id=464


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
27-Nov-2010 11:03 krasatpi Added
16-Mar-2011 16:20 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Source, Narrative]

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