29-Sep-13 Mil Mi-8 Zalingei, Sudan

UN helicopter developed a technical fault en route Zalingei to Nertiti, in Central Darfur.  Pilot turned back to Zalingei helipad and during the emergency landing the aircraft crashed and was badly damaged. All 19 passengers and 4 crew were safely evacuated, of which three passengers suffered minor injuries

Date:
29 September, 2013
Make:
Mil
Model:
Mi-8
Location:
Zalingei
Country:
Sudan
Civil / Military:
Military
Operator:
United-Nations
Link:
http://unamid.unmissions.org/Default.aspx?tabid=11026&ctl=Details&mid=14213&ItemID=22760&language=en-US
Link:
http://wireupdate.com/un-helicopter-crashes-in-sudans-darfur-region-injuring-3.html
Link:
http://allafrica.com/stories/201309300431.html

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