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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 32228
Last updated: 14 April 2019
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Type:Silhouette image of generic MI8 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Mil Mi-8T
Owner/operator:Norilsk Air Enterprise
Registration: RA-24553
C/n / msn: 98522942
Fatalities:Fatalities: 15 / Occupants: 15
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Cape Sterligov, Taimyr Peninsula -   Russia
Phase: Approach
Departure airport:
Destination airport:Sterligovo Polar Station
On an approach in darkness and weather which was below the captain's approved minima, the aircraft hit ice surface about 500m short of its planned touchdown, broke through and sank.



Revision history:

27-Sep-2008 01:00 ASN archive Added
26-Dec-2010 06:36 krasatpi Updated [Other fatalities, Phase, Nature, Source, Narrative]
23-Feb-2011 06:19 TB Updated [Operator, Destination airport]
24-Feb-2011 05:04 TB Updated [Operator, Location, Destination airport, Source]

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