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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 72659
Last updated: 15 January 2022
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Type:Silhouette image of generic MI8 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Mil Mi-8
Owner/operator:Yemeni Army
Fatalities:Fatalities: 11 / Occupants: 11
Other fatalities:3
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Kahlan mountain, E of Sa'ada -   Yemen
Phase: Initial climb
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Army helicopter crashed in northern Yemen and hit an army vehicle. 14 soldiers were killed during the accident, which reportedly happened due to a technical fault.

Scramble 370

Revision history:

14-Feb-2010 09:43 Krystof Pardubice Added
14-Feb-2010 09:52 wanderer Updated [Total fatalities, Source]
15-Feb-2010 00:00 slowkid Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Phase, Source, Damage, Narrative]
17-Feb-2010 11:30 TB Updated [Aircraft type]
12-Nov-2012 02:00 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Other fatalities, Location, Source, Narrative]

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