Accident Mil Mi-24A , Wednesday 30 May 1979
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Date:Wednesday 30 May 1979
Type:Silhouette image of generic MI24 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Mil Mi-24A
Owner/operator:Afghan Air Force
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:20 km N of Khost -   Afghanistan
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Engine surge. The reason - the ultimate deterioration of the compressor blades. The crew performed an emergency landing in an area controlled by the enemy and was evacuated to the Mi-8T. The next day, the helicopter was destroyed in the landing area.


Revision history:

12-Dec-2010 14:19 krasatpi Added
26-Aug-2012 05:46 krasatpi Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities]
21-Aug-2017 19:09 TB Updated [Location]

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