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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 192276
Last updated: 17 October 2021
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Date:26-DEC-2016
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic MI8 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Mil Mi-17V-5
Owner/operator:Afghan National Army (ANA)
Registration: 734
MSN: 840M24
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Shindand airport, western Herat Province -   Afghanistan
Phase: Landing
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:Shindand airport
Narrative:
The helicopter crashed into a building while landing. There were no fatalities.
The SIGAR quarterly report review of the Afghan Air Force confirmed the type lost was a Mi-17

Sources:

Scramble (#457) / Air Forces Monthly (February 2017)
https://www.sigar.mil/pdf/quarterlyreports/2017-01-30qr.pdf (section "Afghan Air Force and Special Mission Wing" page 118-119)


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
27-Dec-2016 09:08 gerard57 Added
27-Dec-2016 14:12 gerard57 Updated [Location, Destination airport]
15-Sep-2018 13:36 TB Updated [Aircraft type]
15-Mar-2020 14:56 StokieSteve Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Location, Source, Narrative]
04-Apr-2020 11:14 Anon. Updated [Source]
04-Apr-2020 11:14 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Source]

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