ASN logo
ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 232011
Last updated: 13 September 2021
This information is added by users of ASN. Neither ASN nor the Flight Safety Foundation are responsible for the completeness or correctness of this information. If you feel this information is incomplete or incorrect, you can submit corrected information.

Type:Silhouette image of generic MI8 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Mil Mi-17
Owner/operator:Afghan National Army (ANA)
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 10
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Gardiz, Zurik district, Paktia province -   Afghanistan
Phase: Take off
Departure airport:Gardiz, Paktia province
Destination airport:
A second military helicopter crashed in Afghanistan on 8 January 2020. The helicopter crashed upon takeoff. At least 10 occupants were injured.
The helicopter was later destroyed by Afghan security forces.


Revision history:

08-Jan-2020 14:33 gerard57 Added
08-Jan-2020 14:33 gerard57 Updated [Narrative]
08-Jan-2020 14:43 gerard57 Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Location, Departure airport, Source]
08-Jan-2020 14:52 RobertMB Updated [Source]
10-Jan-2020 07:42 gerard57 Updated [Location, Source, Narrative]

Corrections or additions? ... Edit this accident description