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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 185833
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Date:25-MAR-2016
Time:20:30 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic MI8 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Mil Mi-171
Owner/operator:Iranian Revolutionary Guard
Registration: 15-1221
MSN: 59489617141
Fatalities:Fatalities: 9 / Occupants: 9
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:30 km S of Shiraz, Fars Province -   Iran
Phase: En route
Nature:Ambulance
Departure airport:Khonj, Fars Province
Destination airport:Shiraz, Fars Province
Narrative:
The Iranian Revolutionary Guard Mi-171 helicopter, operating on an EMS mission, crashed, killing all 9 occupants (five crew, 2 medical personnel, a patient and a companion).
The aircraft crashed in a residential area after clipping some electric lines, according to some media.

Sources:

http://www.presstv.com/Detail/2016/03/25/457563/Iran-Shiraz-helicopter-crash-ambulance
http://www.irna.ir/en/News/82012358
https://www.reuters.com/article/us-iran-helicopter-crash-idUSKCN0WR1GE
http://www.irna.ir/en/News/82012358
http://www.newsfultoncounty.com/world/news/2530390-medical-helicopter-crash-kills-10-in-southern-iran
https://www.mehrnews.com/photo/3585277/%d8%b3%d8%a7%d9%86%d8%ad%d9%87-%d8%b3%d9%82%d9%88%d8%b7-%db%8c%da%a9-%d9%81%d8%b1%d9%88%d9%86%d8%af-%d8%a8%d8%a7%d9%84%da%af%d8%b1%d8%af-%d8%a7%d9%88%d8%b1%da%98%d8%a7%d9%86%d8%b3
http://www.lefigaro.fr/flash-actu/2016/03/25/97001-20160325FILWWW00322-iran-9-morts-dans-le-crash-d-un-helicoptere.php
[LINK NOT WORKING ANYMORE:http://www.hapshack.com/images/8Is6M.jpg]
http://www.airliners.net/photo/Iran---Revolutionary/Mil-Mi-171/2665028/L?sid=b0bde5c13c2529f5c7b03593ddeab3ef


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
25-Mar-2016 18:55 gerard57 Added
25-Mar-2016 19:01 gerard57 Updated [Narrative]
25-Mar-2016 21:53 Geno Updated [Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source]
26-Mar-2016 07:08 gerard57 Updated [Operator]
26-Mar-2016 07:12 harro Updated [Aircraft type]
26-Mar-2016 07:17 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Source, Narrative]
26-Mar-2016 08:42 Anon. Updated [Source]
26-Mar-2016 11:39 Iceman 29 Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Source, Narrative]
26-Mar-2016 12:15 gerard57 Updated [Narrative]
28-Mar-2016 16:55 Aerossurance Updated [Time, Location, Source, Narrative]

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