Accident Mil Mi-8MTV-1 UR-UHC, Wednesday 10 January 2024
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Date:Wednesday 10 January 2024
Type:Silhouette image of generic MI8 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Mil Mi-8MTV-1
Owner/operator:Ukraine Helicopters
Registration: UR-UHC
MSN: 96040
Year of manufacture:1992
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 9
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:Xindheere -   Somalia
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:Mogadishu Airport
Destination airport:Wisil
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
A UN helicopter made an emergency landing in Xindheere, as a result of engine failure. Six occupants were taken hostage by al-Shabab militias, one occupant was killed by the militias, two missing. The helicopter was set on fire and was destroyed.



Revision history:

10-Jan-2024 17:36 gerard57 Added
10-Jan-2024 17:36 gerard57 Updated [Narrative]
10-Jan-2024 20:57 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Other fatalities, Source, Embed code]
11-Jan-2024 06:13 gerard57 Updated [Departure airport, Source, Embed code, Damage, Narrative]
11-Jan-2024 06:13 gerard57 Updated
11-Jan-2024 08:21 Anon. Updated [Total occupants, Narrative]
12-Jan-2024 19:50 Anon. Updated [Operator]

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