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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 70078
Last updated: 7 April 2019
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Date:15-NOV-2009
Time:11:30
Type:Silhouette image of generic MI8 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Mil Mi-8MTV-1
Owner/operator:Manang Air
Registration: 9N-AHT
C/n / msn: 95626
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 6
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Rudikot Village, Humla District -   Nepal
Phase: Landing
Nature:Cargo
Departure airport:Surkhet Airport (SKH/VNSK)
Destination airport:Rudikot Village
Narrative:
The helicopter partially lost power while trying to land at the helipad and crashed. A flight engineer was killed and the other 5 occupants hospitalized with unspecified injuries.

Sources:

1. [LINK NOT WORKING ANYMORE:http://www.google.com/hostednews/afp/article/ALeqM5hZWO3Ryr-CzLIAAs3JXbT_kXlgAg]
2. http://www.handbook.aero/hb_charterpage.html?recnum=126856
3. http://jetphotos.net/viewphoto.php?id=6618236&nseq=0
4. [LINK NOT WORKING ANYMORE:http://www.nepalnews.com/main/index.php/news-archive/19-general/2412-helicopter-averts-accident-passengers-crew-safe.html]


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
15-Nov-2009 08:54 chullian1819 Added
15-Nov-2009 08:56 harro Updated
15-Nov-2009 08:59 slowkid Added
15-Nov-2009 10:38 Geno Updated
15-Nov-2009 11:55 chullian1819 Updated
15-Nov-2009 12:00 harro Updated
15-Nov-2009 12:02 RobertMB Updated
15-Nov-2009 12:04 harro Updated
02-Mar-2011 10:48 TB Updated [Source]

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