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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 169236
Last updated: 13 June 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic MI8 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Mil Mi-8MT
Owner/operator:Ukrainian Armed Forces
Registration: 59/79 YELLOW
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 30
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Olenivka, Donetsk region, Ukraine -   Ukraine
Phase: En route
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
The pilot lost control of fully loaded helicopter while performing landing on small ground. Mil Mi-8 helicopter crashed near Olenivka village in Donetsk region. There were no casualties, but 5 soldiers were severely wounded, three were moderatly wounded. Within some days the helicopter was cannibalized (reducing gear box and engines were removed off shortly after the crash).

Note that helicoper was advisedly marked with "79" fake markings printed on paper.




Revision history:

27-Aug-2014 12:42 El_serj Added
03-Sep-2014 17:07 El_serj Updated [Location]
04-Sep-2014 17:35 gerard57 Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities]
24-Sep-2014 08:25 El_serj Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Location]
10-Nov-2014 18:50 El_serj Updated [Registration, Narrative]
10-Nov-2014 18:53 El_serj Updated [Registration]
10-Nov-2014 18:54 Anon. Updated [Narrative]
22-Nov-2014 18:57 Anon. Updated [Location]
05-Dec-2014 10:30 El_serj Updated [Date, Registration, Total occupants, Location, Phase, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
23-Dec-2014 12:31 Anon. Updated [Registration, Photo, ]
04-Jan-2019 07:52 xtrasymphony Updated [Location, Narrative]

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