Accident Mil Mi-2 CCCP-20063, Thursday 29 May 1969
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Date:Thursday 29 May 1969
Time:20:45 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic MI2 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Mil Mi-2
Registration: CCCP-20063
MSN: 510744088
Fatalities:Fatalities: 25 / Occupants: 28
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:40 km west of Olyokminsk, Yakutsk ASSR -   Russia
Phase: Take off
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Helicopter worked for evacuation from the island Kyyllaah because of ice blocks. Helicopter evacuated 7 adults and 19 children, as a result of overload was 475 kg. On takeoff the helicopter declined and the tail rotor touched coast. The helicopter was destroyed, fell on the ice, rolled over and sank. 25 people were killed, including 6 adults, 8 students and 11 preschoolers. Pilot, navigator, and a female passenger were rescued.


Scramble 347 (photo from place of crash)

Revision history:

03-Nov-2012 12:52 krasatpi Updated [Date, Time, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Nature, Source, Narrative]
12-Jul-2013 09:00 krasatpi Updated [Source]

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