26-Mar-15 Mil Mi-8 Phu Quy Island, Vietnam

Crashed on final approach due to gusty conditions.  Rolled over onto its side. Three of 8 POB taken to hospital were named as  Tran Van Thong, 36; Nguyen Xuan Toan, 53; and Dong Van Vu, 34

Date
March 26, 2015
Make
Mil
Model
Mi-8
Location
Phu Quy Island airport
Country
Vietnam
CivilMilitary
Military
Operator
Vietnam-Army
Link 1
http://tuoitrenews.vn/society/27019/vietnam-military-helicopter-crashes-for-strong-gusts-of-wind
Link 2
http://www.thanhniennews.com/society/military-helicopter-crashed-due-to-strong-winds-not-explosion-vietnam-colonel-40348.html
Link 3
http://www.china.org.cn/world/Off_the_Wire/2015-03/26/content_35161922.htm

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