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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 196481
Last updated: 22 November 2017
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Date:02-JUL-2017
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic MI8 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Mil Mi-17
Owner/operator:Syrian Arab Air Force (SyAAF)
Registration:
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 4 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Deir Ezzor, near Al Assad hospital -   Syria
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The SyAAF was apparently downed. Four crew members died in the crash.
The helicopter was dropping food in besieged areas.

Sources:

http://syria.liveuamap.com/gr
http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-07/03/c_136411645.htm
https://www.suryaa.com/12785-the-islamic-state-is-terrorists-shoots-down-chopper-in-eastern-syria.html
http://luftwaffeas.blogspot.nl/


Revision history:

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03-Jul-2017 07:04 gerard57 Added

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