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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 137810
Last updated: 26 March 2019
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Date:27-JUL-2010
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic MI8 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Mil Mi-8AMTSh
Owner/operator:Russian Army
Registration: 88-blue
C/n / msn: AMTSH0064309
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Mount Elbrus, Kabardino-Balkaria -   Russia
Phase: Landing
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Crashed in Mount Elbrus due to crew errors.
On november 27, 2011 fuselage of helicopter was dismantled and evacuated to the aviation plant by helicopter Mi-26.

Sources:

https://cwojournal.wordpress.com/2010/10/06/crashed-russian-army-helicopter-stranded-atop-mount-elbrus/
https://gizmodo.com/5657080/russian-army-helicopter-found-on-mountain-top
http://tomfabbri.com/travel/mt-elbrus-all-the-details/
http://englishrussia.com/2010/10/05/helicopter-anyone/

http://www.sdelanounas.ru/blogs/18679/ - evacuation


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
03-Aug-2011 00:15 Charly de GAL Added
25-Dec-2013 08:09 Anon. Updated [Registration, Cn, Location, Source, Damage, Narrative]

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