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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 176015
Last updated: 24 September 2020
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Date:09-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: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Baqem district in Sa'ada -   Yemen
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
According to unconfirmed reports, the helicopter crashed or was shot down by Houthi rebels.
Apparently both pilots were taken prisoner.

Sources:

http://en.farsnews.com/newstext.aspx?nn=13940219200125
http://web.archive.org/web/20150716202730/http://pk.shafaqna.com:80/EN/PK/175101
http://archive.almanar.com.lb/english/article.php?id=209724


Revision history:

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10-May-2015 07:38 gerard57 Added

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