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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 143837
Last updated: 20 May 2020
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Date:26-AUG-1970
Time:15:12 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic MI8 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Mil Mi-8
Owner/operator:Aeroflot
Registration: CCCP-22477
C/n / msn: 0438
Fatalities:Fatalities: 7 / Occupants: 7
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Salekhard, Yamalo-Nenets Autonomous Okrug -   Russia
Phase: Take off
Nature:Cargo
Departure airport:Salekhard
Destination airport:Nadym
Narrative:
At a height of 70 meters the tail rotor was destroyed. The helicopter went into uncontrollable spin, tail boom fell off. The helicopter fell to the ground and exploded.
The reason - fatigue failure of the joint bolt rear and end beams.

Sources:

http://www.airdisaster.ru/database.php?id=963


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
18-Feb-2012 10:38 krasatpi Added

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