Accident Mil Mi-24 9T-HM3 , Thursday 27 March 1997
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Date:Thursday 27 March 1997
Type:Silhouette image of generic MI24 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Mil Mi-24
Owner/operator:Zaire Air Force
Registration: 9T-HM3
Fatalities:Fatalities: 7 / Occupants: 7
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location: -   Congo (Democratic Republic)
Phase: Unknown
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Struck electricity pylon and crashed. The crew of three plus four passengers died.

Note: a second Mi-24 discovered 16 October 2002 in a ravine about 8 miles from Bouansa, abandoned in March 1997 (AFM MAR 2003)


Scramble 216

Revision history:

07-Jan-2012 11:44 harro Added
07-Jan-2012 11:45 harro Updated [Source]
04-Nov-2016 12:10 gerard57 Updated [Registration, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Source, Narrative]
05-Dec-2020 17:02 TB Updated [Source, Narrative]

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