18-Aug-14 62 Yellow Mil Mi-8MT Donetsk, Ukraine

Mil Mi-8MT helicopter of 16 Army Aviation Brigade was shot down by Donetsh People Republic fighters. Helicopter crashed but crew managed to leave the downed machine and return to air base. The next day the same crew flying on another helicopter would be shot down again. (see HeliHub.com page for that accident).

Date
August 18, 2014
Make
Mil
Model
Mi-8
Location
Donetsk
Country
Ukraine
CivilMilitary
Military
Operator
Ukraine-Air-Force
Link 1
https://translate.google.com/translate?sl=ru&tl=en&js=y&prev=_t&hl=en&ie=UTF-8&u=http%3A%2F%2Fipress.ua%2Fru%2Fnews%2Fza_try_dnya_vooruzhennie_syli_poteryaly_try_vertoleta_81125.html&edit-text=
Link 2
http://ic.pics.livejournal.com/militarizm/53794793/204954/204954_original.jpg

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