Incident Mil Mi-17 , Thursday 20 May 2021
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Date:Thursday 20 May 2021
Type:Silhouette image of generic MI8 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Mil Mi-17
Owner/operator:Azerbaijan Army
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 6
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Near Giresun -   Turkey
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Trabzon Airport (TZX/LTCG)
Destination airport:Merzifon Airport (MZH/LTAP)
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
It was reported that a military helicopter belonging to the Azerbaijan Army , estimated to be the Mi-17 type, made an emergency landing at Bada Beach in Giresun Tirebolu due to a technical malfunction.
There were no personal injuries. There seems to be no or minor damage to the helicopter.



Revision history:

20-May-2021 18:10 Added
21-May-2021 06:41 gerard57 Updated [Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Source, Damage, Narrative]

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