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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 178504
Last updated: 10 October 2019
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Date:10-AUG-2015
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic H60 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Sikorsky S-70A Black Hawk
Owner/operator:Türk Kara Ordusu Havaciligi
Registration:
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 10
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Unknown
Location:Şırnak’s Beytüşşebap -   Turkey
Phase: Take off
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
A soldier has been killed and seven others have been injured after militants from the Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) opened fire on the military helicopter in the eastern province of Şırnak while it was taking off.

Sources:

http://www.hurriyetdailynews.com/pkk-militants-open-fire-on-helicopter-in-turkeys-southeast-one-soldier-killed.aspx?pageID=238&nID=86703&NewsCatID=341

http://www.todayszaman.com/national_soldier-killed-in-pkk-attack-on-military-helicopter-in-southeastern-turkey_396084.html

http://www.reuters.com/article/2015/08/10/uk-turkey-attacks-helicopter-idUSKCN0QF0TX20150810


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
10-Aug-2015 20:06 amin parto Added
10-Aug-2015 20:07 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Narrative]
12-Aug-2015 06:45 harro Updated [Operator]
13-Aug-2015 09:07 Anon. Updated [Source, Narrative]
16-Jul-2016 15:38 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Other fatalities, Narrative]

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