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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 90330
Last updated: 4 June 2020
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Date:09-DEC-1982
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic MI8 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Mil Mi-8TV
Owner/operator:Fuerza Aérea Sandinista (FAS)
Registration: 265
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 84 / Occupants: 92
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near San Andres de Bocay -   Nicaragua
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Crashed and burned in mountainous terrain at Ayapal of Jinotega Departamento.

Sources:

1. Military Aviation Disasters, by David Gero, p136
2. Hamburger Abendblatt 11.12.1982, p13
3. La Nación 10 December 1982, p27A/12 December 1982, p1+20A/19 February 1983, p11A


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
19-Feb-2011 17:17 TB Added
26-Feb-2011 18:07 TB Updated [Operator, Source]
24-Jan-2013 08:49 TB Updated [Source]
30-Sep-2017 16:49 TB Updated [Source, Narrative]
30-Sep-2017 17:50 TB Updated [Source]

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