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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 213092
Last updated: 20 November 2018
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Date:09-JUL-2018
Time:08:13LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic MI8 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Mil Mi-8MTV
Owner/operator:Kyrgyzstan Armed Force
Registration: 103 red
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 15
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:South Enilchek, Issyk-Kul region -   Kyrgyzstan
Phase: Landing
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The helicopter crashed while landing at South Enilchek helipad, Northern Tien Shan mountain terrain (alt. about 4000m above sea level) due to strong side winds. The four occupants were injured.
The helicopter was trying to rescue a Japanese climber.

Sources:

https://www.kaztag.kz/en/news/helicopter-crashed-in-the-issyk-kul-region
https://akipress.com/news:608609/
http://www.china.org.cn/world/Off_the_Wire/2018-07/09/content_55839041.htm
http://caan.asia/en/2018/07/09/helicopter-of-air-defense-force-of-kyrgyzstan-crashes-in-issyk-kul/
http://lostarmour.info/aflosses/item.php?id=18431


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
09-Jul-2018 07:23 gerard57 Added
09-Jul-2018 10:29 gerard57 Updated [Location, Source, Narrative]
09-Jul-2018 14:45 sinfu2a Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Total occupants, Source, Narrative]
16-Jul-2018 05:35 sinfu2a Updated [Registration, Source]
16-Sep-2018 07:14 TB Updated [Plane category]

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