Incident Mil Mi-8T 275, Saturday 25 August 1979
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Date:Saturday 25 August 1979
Type:Silhouette image of generic MI8 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Mil Mi-8T
Owner/operator:Afghan Air Force
Registration: 275
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:Asmar, Konar -   Afghanistan
Phase: Standing
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
The helicopter was captured by the Mujahideen.
In March 1980, government forces captured Asmara and found the helicopter, but it was impossible to evacuate. Group of technicians removed the deficit units and a helicopter dropped on the spot.



Revision history:

05-Mar-2011 11:47 TB Added
10-Mar-2011 12:46 krasatpi Updated [Date, Aircraft type, Location, Phase, Source, Narrative]
15-Mar-2011 15:27 TB Updated [Location, Source]

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