Accident Mil Mi-17V-5 (Mi-8MTV-5) EBV-08114, Sunday 3 May 2009
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Date:Sunday 3 May 2009
Time:c. 12:00 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic MI8 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Mil Mi-17V-5 (Mi-8MTV-5)
Owner/operator:Ejército Bolivariana de Venezuela
Registration: EBV-08114
MSN: 862M24
Year of manufacture:2008
Fatalities:Fatalities: 18 / Occupants: 18
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:near El Alto de Rubio -   Venezuela
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Narrative:
The helicopter crashed near the town of El Alto de Rubio in bad weather while patrolling the Venezuela/Colombia border.

Sources:

1. http://www.scramble.nl/soviet-database?view=default

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
03-May-2009 17:52 angels one five Added
04-May-2009 08:23 Anon. Updated
04-May-2009 23:02 Anon. Updated
02-Mar-2011 05:22 TB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Phase, Source, Narrative]
02-May-2012 08:41 rvargast17 Updated [Cn, Narrative]
19-Aug-2017 19:42 TB Updated [Time, Operator, Narrative]

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