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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 230966
Last updated: 13 December 2019
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Date:29-NOV-2019
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic H64 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing AH-64A Apache
Owner/operator:Royal Saudi Land Forces
Registration:
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near the border with Saudi Arabia -   Yemen
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Yemen's Houthi rebels have claimed the shooting down of a Saudi helicopter near the border with a surface-air missile, killing two pilots.

Sources:

https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2019/11/yemen-houthi-rebels-shot-saudi-apache-helicopter-191129080244805.html
https://www.reuters.com/article/us-yemen-security-idUSKBN1Y30JL


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
29-Nov-2019 13:06 Iceman 29 Added
29-Nov-2019 14:04 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Embed code]
02-Dec-2019 10:07 Iceman 29 Updated [Embed code]
05-Dec-2019 06:45 Anon. Updated [Operator, Embed code]

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