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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 169529
Last updated: 19 April 2019
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Type:Silhouette image of generic MI8 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Mil Mi-8
Registration: RA-24255
C/n / msn: 98734093
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Gelendzhik Airport, Krasnodar Krai -   Russia
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:(IATA: GDZ, ICAO: URKG)
Destination airport:(IATA: GDZ, ICAO: URKG)
The Mi-8 bounced after a hard landing. The tail boom broke off and the helicopter become uncontrollable as it fell down and burst into flames.
It had just set down a large flag, carried as an under-slung load. This was part of the opening of an aviation exhibition at the airport.

Sources: full video

Revision history:

04-Sep-2014 12:15 Hans Gruber Added
04-Sep-2014 12:38 Hans Gruber Updated [Registration, Operator, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source]
04-Sep-2014 16:36 Hans Gruber Updated [Cn, Total occupants, Nature, Source, Narrative]
04-Sep-2014 16:59 harro Updated [Embed code]
05-Sep-2014 13:17 Hans Gruber Updated [Source, Embed code]
06-Sep-2014 07:50 Aerossurance Updated [Nature, Source, Narrative]
06-Sep-2014 16:44 harro Updated [Narrative]
13-Sep-2014 06:41 Anon. Updated [Embed code]

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