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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 173583
Last updated: 5 October 2020
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Date:03-FEB-2015
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic MI8 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Mil Mi-171E
Owner/operator:Iraqi Air Force
Registration: 415
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Samarra -   Iraq
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The helicopter crashed under unknown circumstances during fighting with Islamic State Forces.
Both pilots were injured.
A photograph reveals registration number '415'.

Sources:

http://www.epa.eu/war-photos/conflicts-general-photos/iraqi-helicopter-downed-in-samara-photos-51782210
https://twitter.com/hashtag/samarra


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
05-Feb-2015 13:31 gerard57 Added
05-Feb-2015 13:33 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Embed code, Narrative]

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