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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 203726
Last updated: 16 April 2019
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Date:31-DEC-2017
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic MI24 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Mil Mi-24P
Owner/operator:Russian Air Force
Registration:
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Hama province -   Syria
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:(IATA: OS58) Hama airfield
Narrative:
A Mi-24 helicopter of RuAF crashed about 15 km from destination airfield of Hama city due to a technical malfunction. Some sources also tell about obstacle collision (probably with power wires)

Sources:

http://www.interfax.ru/world/594330?utm_source=top
https://russian.rt.com/world/news/466863-vertolyot-mi-24-razbilsya
https://ria.ru/syria/20180103/1512112168.html
http://tass.ru/proisshestviya/4855992?utm_source=twitter.com&utm_medium=social&utm_campaign=smm_social_share
https://www.forumavia.ru/t/199308/1/


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
03-Jan-2018 13:07 sinfu2a Added
03-Jan-2018 15:14 sinfu2a Updated [Aircraft type, Source, Narrative]
03-Jan-2018 20:49 gerard57 Updated [Other fatalities, Narrative]
04-Jan-2018 07:05 Hans Gruber Updated [Destination airport, Source]

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