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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 154195
Last updated: 29 November 2021
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Time:15:10 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic MI8 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Mil Mi-17
Owner/operator:Fuerza Aérea Sandinista
Fatalities:Fatalities: 7 / Occupants: 7
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Las Brisas, Chontales -   Nicaragua
Phase: Unknown
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Crashed 10 km east of Santo Tomás due to mechanical failure.


Flight International 13 May 1989, p38
La Nación 16 February 1988, p18A/20 February 1988

Revision history:

18-Mar-2013 14:53 TB Added
16-Aug-2017 10:43 TB Updated [Operator]
08-Oct-2017 17:32 TB Updated [Date, Time, Operator, Location, Source, Narrative]
08-Oct-2017 17:47 TB Updated [Source]

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