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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 87351
Last updated: 9 November 2019
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Date:23-FEB-1980
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic MI8 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Mil Mi-8T
Owner/operator:Soviet Air Force
Registration:
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 0
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Dargak, gorge Dara Sabzi -   Afghanistan
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
During the landing the helicopter was shot down and crashed. One soldier was killed, the crew and the wounded were evacuated by another helicopter.

Sources:

http://skywar.ru/Poteri1980


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
07-Jan-2011 08:00 krasatpi Added

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