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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 246712
Last updated: 17 September 2021
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Date:13-JAN-2021
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic MI24 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Mil Mi-24?
Owner/operator:Sudan Armed Forces
Registration:
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Wad Zayed Airport, al-Showak, al-Qadarif province -   Sudan
Phase: Take off
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Wad Zayed Airport, al-Showak, al-Qadarif province
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The Sudanese military helicopter crashed upon takeoff under unknown circumstances.
All three crew members survived the crash.

*media reported an Apache helicopter. Impossible as the SAF has not this helicopter and it can't carry 3 POB!

Sources:

https://abcnews.go.com/International/wireStory/sudanese-military-helicopter-crashes-ethiopian-border-75217989


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
13-Jan-2021 12:14 gerard57 Added
13-Jan-2021 14:12 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Location, Departure airport, Narrative]

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