Accident Mil Mi-25 , Thursday 5 March 1987
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Date:Thursday 5 March 1987
Time:14:00 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic MI24 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Mil Mi-25
Owner/operator:Fuerza Aérea Sandinista
Fatalities:Fatalities: / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:S of Puerto Viejo, Matagalpa -   Nicaragua
Phase: Unknown
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
"Mi-24" shot down with a SAM-7 by UNO-FDN (Fuerza Democrática Nicaragüense). Zelaya, San Pedro del Norte*


La Nación 14 March 1987/21 March 1987*

Revision history:

06-Oct-2017 16:55 TB Added
06-Oct-2017 16:57 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Narrative]
06-Oct-2017 17:00 TB Updated [Time]
06-Oct-2017 17:41 TB Updated [Source, Narrative]

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