27-Jul-15 RDPL-34062 Mil Mi-17 Longcheng, Laos (23F)

Weather played a significant part in this accident, and helicopter wreckage was found on the slopes of a mountain.  Helicopter had made three attempts to take off from the capital Vientiane due to the weather.

Date
July 27, 2015
Reg
RDPL-34062
Make
Mil
Model
Mi-17
Location
a slope of Phu Bia Mountain, Longchaeng district, Xaysomboun province
Country
Laos
CivilMilitary
Military
Fatal
23
Operator
Laos-Armed-Forces
Link 1
http://www.rfa.org/english/news/laos/helicopter-07282015180425.html
Link 2
http://u9channel.com/coffeebreak_show.asp?id=1762
Link 3
http://www.pakistannews.net/index.php/sid/235463357

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