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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 243346
Last updated: 1 October 2020
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Date:27-SEP-2020
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic MI8 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Mil Mi-8
Owner/operator:Azerbaijan Air Force
Registration:
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Tartar, Nagorno-Karabakh -   Azerbaijan
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
In the military conflict between Armenia and Azerbijan concerning Nagorno-Karabakh, at least one helicopter of the Azerbijan Air Force is said to have been shot down by the Armenian Air Force on 27 September 2020. The crew of the helicopter is said to have survived.
Images appear to show a destroyed Azerbaijan Mil Mi-8 helicopter.

Sources:

https://bulgarianmilitary.com/2020/09/27/downed-helicopter-and-destroyed-missile-systems-in-nagorno-karabakh-us-warned-its-citizens/
https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2020/9/27/heavy-fighting-erupts-in-disputed-nagorno-karabakh-region
https://twitter.com/nkobserver
https://www.fr24news.com/a/2020/09/armenia-orders-civilians-to-take-shelter-after-bombing-in-azerbaijan-in-disputed-region.html
https://www.trendsmap.com/twitter/tweet/1310137523008671744


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
27-Sep-2020 10:02 gerard57 Added
27-Sep-2020 10:15 gerard57 Updated [Aircraft type, Source, Narrative]
27-Sep-2020 10:35 gerard57 Updated [Location, Source]
27-Sep-2020 10:39 gerard57 Updated [Source]
27-Sep-2020 10:43 gerard57 Updated [Narrative]
01-Oct-2020 08:08 gerard57 Updated [Operator]

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