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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 87322
Last updated: 8 June 2020
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Date:07-APR-2001
Time:15:30 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic MI8 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Mil Mi-17-1V (Mi-8MTV-1)
Owner/operator:SFC Vietnam
Registration: VN-8415
C/n / msn: 96168
Fatalities:Fatalities: 16 / Occupants: 16
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Thanh Tranh, Bo Tranh, Quang Binh -   Vietnam
Phase: En route
Nature:Passenger
Departure airport:Vinh via Dong Hoi
Destination airport:Hue
Narrative:
The helicopter, carrying members of Full Account, a group searching for the remains of U.S. troops missing in action during the Vietnam War, crashed into a mountainside in heavy fog.

Sources:

https://www.flightglobal.com/pdfarchive/view/2002/2002
Air Forces Monthly June 2001, p76


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
06-Jan-2011 16:03 krasatpi Added
25-Jan-2013 08:45 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source]
25-Jan-2013 12:33 TB Updated [Operator]

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