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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 90525
Last updated: 28 September 2019
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Date:26-JAN-2005
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic MI8 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Mil Mi-8
Owner/operator:Vietnam People's Army Air Force (VPAAF)
Registration:
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 16 / Occupants: 16
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Hon Me Island, Than Hoa -   Vietnam
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Hon Me Island, Than Hoa
Destination airport:Hon Mat Island, Nghe An
Narrative:
Flew into cliff in heavy fog and plunged into sea; thirteen military officers and three crew members were killed.

Sources:

1. Scramble 280
2. Air Forces Monthly MAR 2005, p70


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
25-Feb-2011 15:01 TB Added
01-Mar-2011 12:14 TB Updated [Operator]

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