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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 150738
Last updated: 10 November 2019
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Date:10-NOV-2012
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic MI8 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Mil Mi-17
Owner/operator:Syrian Air Force
Registration:
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Abu Kamal, Deir ez-Zor Governorate -   Syria
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Mi-17 helicopter made ​​an emergency landing due to engine failure. During landing the helicopter received serious damage. The crew was evacuated, but the commander was wounded and died in hospital later.
The helicopter had been burned by rebels after 2 days.

Sources:

http://skywar.ru/syrianrevolt.html
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dE37GW1XQTc&feature=youtu.be_
https://www.liveleak.com/view?i=e64_1352738138


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
18-Nov-2012 06:23 krasatpi Added
21-Nov-2012 12:15 krasatpi Updated [Source]

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