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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 66372
 
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Date:19-JAN-1989
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic MI8 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Mil Mi-8MT
Owner/operator:Soviet Air Force
Registration: 37
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 5 / Occupants: 6
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:nr Khanabad -   Uzbekistan
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Shot down by mujahedeen using SAM stinger missile while patrolling the Afghan border.

Sources:

Scramble 359


Revision history:

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12-Jul-2009 11:15 harro Added

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