06-Aug-15 Mil Mi-17 Zabul province, Afghanistan (17F)

Crashed in unknown circumstances.  Helicopter was flying between Zabul’s capital of Qalat and the town of Shinkay, 20 kilometers (12 miles) away. Accident killed all on board –  12 soldiers and five crew members. The Taliban claimed they had shot down the aircraft

Date
August 6, 2015
Make
Mil
Model
Mi-17
Location
Zabul province
Country
Afghanistan
CivilMilitary
Military
Fatal
17
Operator
Afghan-Air-Force
Link 1
http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/world/south-asia/Afghan-military-helicopter-crashes-killing-17/articleshow/48384998.cms
Link 2
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/2015/08/killed-afghan-military-helicopter-crash-150806084835847.html

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