Accident Mil Mi-8T RA-22759, Monday 13 January 1997
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Date:Monday 13 January 1997
Type:Silhouette image of generic MI8 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Mil Mi-8T
Owner/operator:Komi Avia
Registration: RA-22759
MSN: 98311444
Year of manufacture:1983
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 10
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:Pelener Mountain, Komi -   Russia
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:Ukhta
Destination airport:Ukhta
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
During turning left in conditions of limited visibility, the helicopter collided with a snow surface of the mountain at an altitude of 930 meters and destroyed.


Flight International 15-21 April 1998

Revision history:

27-Sep-2008 01:00 ASN archive Added
17-Jan-2009 00:55 harro Updated
27-Jun-2010 21:01 krasatpi Updated [Other fatalities, Location, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
26-Dec-2010 03:47 krasatpi Updated [Source]

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