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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 147251
Last updated: 2 October 2020
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Date:26-JUL-2012
Time:
Type:helicopter
Owner/operator:Iraqi Air Force
Registration:
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Unknown
Location:Hadid, ca 10 km N of the Diyala -   Iraq
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Militants downed an Iraqi army helicopter on Thursday 26 July 2012.
Diyala provincial spokesman Salih Ebressim Khalil said militants opened fire Thursday 26 July 2012 on the Iraqi army helicopter, killing one soldier, wounding another and forcing the aircraft to make an emergency landing. The rest of the crew was unharmed.


Sources:

http://abcnews.go.com/International/wireStory/clashes-reported-iraqi-army-militants-16859310


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
31-Jul-2012 09:39 gerard57 Added
18-Oct-2016 14:34 TB Updated [Operator, Location, Narrative]

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