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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 208687
Last updated: 18 July 2018
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Date:03-APR-2018
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic MI8 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Mil Mi-17-V5
Owner/operator:Indian Air Force (IAF)
Registration:
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 6
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Kedarnath district -   India
Phase: Landing
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Guptkashi
Destination airport:Kedarnath
Narrative:
The helicopter carrying construction material crashed on landing. The occupant suffered minor injuries. The aircraft caught fire following collision with an iron girder while landing at helipad near Kedarnath temple in Uttarakhand.

Sources:

https://twitter.com/ANI/status/981017330678452224?s=20
https://www.indiatoday.in/india/story/indian-air-force-helicopter-crashes-in-kedarnath-1203395-2018-04-03
https://www.ndtv.com/india-news/air-force-helicopter-crash-lands-at-helipad-near-kedarnath-temple-1832037


Images:


In kedarnath on 3 April 2018

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
03-Apr-2018 06:17 royrohan86 Added
03-Apr-2018 06:32 Iceman 29 Updated [Aircraft type, Total occupants, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
03-Apr-2018 06:35 gerard57 Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source]
03-Apr-2018 07:41 Iceman 29 Updated [Total occupants, Embed code, Narrative]

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