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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 190568
Last updated: 5 January 2021
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Date:09-OCT-2016
Time:04:00
Type:Silhouette image of generic MI8 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Mil Mi-17
Owner/operator:Afghan Air Force (AAF)
Registration:
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 7 / Occupants: 7
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Dand Ghori district, Baghlan province -   Afghanistan
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:army camp in Qarghan Tapa area
Narrative:
The helicopter crashed as a result of a technical malfunction. All seven occupants, four crew members and three soldiers, died in the crash.

Sources:

https://www.reuters.com/article/us-afghanistan-airforce-idUSKCN12906D
https://www.pajhwok.com/en/2016/10/09/7-dead-aaf-helicopter-crashes-baghlan


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
09-Oct-2016 06:46 gerard57 Added
09-Oct-2016 07:45 gerard57 Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Phase, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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