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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 120979
Last updated: 8 April 2020
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Date:17-MAY-1978
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic MI8 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Mil Mi-8T
Owner/operator:Forca Aérea Populair de Angola (FAPA/DAA)
Registration: H06
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 12 / Occupants: 13
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Negage, Uíge -   Angola
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Shot down by small arms 17.5.1978, only one of the three Cuban crew survived (2.); one source noted H06 as w/o 20.9.86 (3.)

Sources:

1. http://web.archive.org/web/20121118000509/http://www.scramble.nl:80/sb.htm
2. http:/forum.keypublishing.com/showthread.php?t=57142&page=3
3. http://www.scramble.nl/soviet-database?view=default
http://skywar.ru/angolainter.html


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
07-Mar-2011 10:36 TB Added
15-Mar-2013 01:17 krasatpi Updated [Phase, Source]

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