Accident Mil Mi-17V-5 EJC-3395,
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Date:Monday 29 April 2024
Type:Silhouette image of generic MI8 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Mil Mi-17V-5
Owner/operator:Ejército Nacional de Colombia
Registration: EJC-3395
MSN: 170M21
Fatalities:Fatalities: 9 / Occupants: 9
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:Arenal, Bolivar -   Colombia
Phase: En route
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
An Ejército Nacional de Colombia (Colombian Army) Mil Mi-17V-5, operated by Batallón de Movilidad y Maniobra de Aviación No.3, crashed under unknown circumstances in a forest in Arenal, Bolivar.
The nine occupants died and the helicopter was destroyed.

Sources: (photo)

History of this aircraft

Ex EJC-395


Revision history:

30-Apr-2024 04:47 gerard57 Added
30-Apr-2024 05:22 RobertMB Updated [Location, Source, Narrative]
30-Apr-2024 06:31 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Location, Source, Embed code, Narrative]

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