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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 87322
Last updated: 12 September 2021
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Time:15:30 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic MI8 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Mil Mi-17-1V (Mi-8MTV-1)
Owner/operator:SFC Vietnam
Registration: VN-8415
MSN: 96168
Fatalities:Fatalities: 16 / Occupants: 16
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Thanh Tranh, Bo Tranh, Quang Binh -   Vietnam
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Vinh via Dong Hoi
Destination airport:Hue
The helicopter, carrying members of Full Account, a group searching for the remains of U.S. troops missing in action during the Vietnam War, crashed into a mountainside in heavy fog.

Air Forces Monthly June 2001, p76

Revision history:

06-Jan-2011 16:03 krasatpi Added
25-Jan-2013 08:45 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source]
25-Jan-2013 12:33 TB Updated [Operator]
08-Apr-2021 07:54 gerard57 Updated [Source]

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