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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 95045
Last updated: 15 November 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic MI8 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Mil Mi-8MTV-1
Owner/operator:Turkmenistan Airlines
Registration: EZ-L481
MSN: 96143
Fatalities:Fatalities: 7 / Occupants: 7
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:north-east of Kabul, Kapisa province -   Afghanistan
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Peshawar
Destination airport:Chardzhou
Mi-8 helicopter flying in the earthquake-affected areas of Pakistan under the contract with the Red Cross. January 20, 2006 the helicopter was distilled to Turkmenistan for routine maintenance. During the flight over Afghanistan relationship with the board was missing. The destroyed helicopter was found only 1 June 2006 on the hillside.


1. (place of crash)


Photo of EZ-L481 courtesy

Turkmenabat (UTAV / CRZ)
18 May 1996; (c) Gerard Helmer

Revision history:

04-Mar-2011 03:08 TB Added
16-Jun-2011 14:06 krasatpi Updated [Source]
27-Sep-2012 01:04 krasatpi Updated [Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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