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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 56708
Last updated: 16 August 2020
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Date:24-JUL-2006
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic H64 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing AH-64D Sharaf
Owner/operator:Heyl Ha'Avir (Israeli Air Force)
Registration: 723
C/n / msn: DIN002
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Bint Jbeil, on the Israeli side of the border -   Israel
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Main rotor separated. Crew (Tzvi Luft, Tom Farkash) killed.
Hezbollah claimed to have shot down the helicopter during the 2006 Lebanon War.

Sources:

Scramble 335
http://myplace.frontier.com/~anneled/IAFinventory.html
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Bint_Jbeil


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
07-Sep-2010 05:47 TB Updated [Date, Aircraft type, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Country, Source, Narrative]
05-Mar-2014 12:46 gerard57 Updated [Location, Phase, Source, Narrative]

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