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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 150896
Last updated: 11 November 2019
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Date:27-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: 19 / Occupants: 19
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Aleppo -   Syria
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Syrian Mil Mi-17 helicopter was hit by a surface-to-air missile and crashed near Aleppo on Nov. 27, 2012.
Crew of five and 14 of the wounded soldiers were killed.

Sources:

http://theaviationist.com/2012/11/27/first-syria-sam-kill/#.ULToh2djjt8
http://skywar.ru/syrianrevolt.html
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kPAVv837seA&feature=youtu.be (moment of hit)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iflPhAsk5Lg&feature=youtu.be (moment of crash landing)


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
27-Nov-2012 10:32 krasatpi Added
27-Nov-2012 11:12 krasatpi Updated [Aircraft type, Source, Narrative]
27-Nov-2012 12:24 Hans Gruber Updated [Embed code]
28-Jan-2013 07:54 krasatpi Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Narrative]

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