Accident Mil Mi-8 CCCP-22212, Tuesday 6 October 1981
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Date:Tuesday 6 October 1981
Type:Silhouette image of generic MI8 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Mil Mi-8
Owner/operator:Aeroflot Far East
Registration: CCCP-22212
MSN: 6342
Year of manufacture:1976
Fatalities:Fatalities: 16 / Occupants: 16
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:Dzhugdzhur Mountains, Khabarovsk Region -   Russia
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Ayan
Destination airport:Nelkan
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
During the flight crew decided to fly along the valley through the pass. In the middle of the pass the helicopter was in charge of snow with high winds. The crew began turning left on the opposite course. During the turn the helicopter collided with a rock and crashed.


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Revision history:

24-Jun-2009 09:30 harro Updated
05-Dec-2010 11:15 krasatpi Updated [Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Location, Nature, Source, Narrative]

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