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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 175970
Last updated: 7 October 2020
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Date:07-MAY-2015
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic H64 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
McDonnell Douglas AH-64 Apache
Owner/operator:Saudi Arabian Army
Registration:
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Najran -   Yemen
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Because of a technical failure, the pilot had to make an emergency landing just inside Yemen territory
There were no personal injuries.
While the Houthis claim they forced the helicopter down, the Saudis deny enemy fire involvement.

Sources:

www.gulfnews.com
https://edition.cnn.com/2015/05/07/middleeast/yemen-violence/index.html


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
07-May-2015 16:32 gerard57 Added
07-May-2015 16:34 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Damage]
10-May-2015 17:19 Anon. Updated [Source, Embed code, Damage, Narrative]

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