Accident Helicopter , Friday 5 February 2021
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Date:Friday 5 February 2021
Owner/operator:Uganda People's Defense Forces (UPDF) for Amisom
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:Balidogle, Lower Shabelle region -   Somalia
Phase: Take off
Departure airport:
Destination airport:Balidogle, Lower Shabelle region
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
A UPDF helicopter crashed upon takeoff in Balidogle, Lower Shabelle region, Somalia during a Amisom military operation. Four Ugandan soldiers were injured as a result of the crash. The crash apparently was a result of a technical malfunction of the helicopter.


Revision history:

08-Feb-2021 06:36 gerard57 Added
08-Feb-2021 06:37 gerard57 Updated [Operator]

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