2013 Bukavu Mil Mi-8 crash

From Deletionpedia.org: a home for articles deleted from Wikipedia
Jump to: navigation, search
This article was considered for deletion at Wikipedia on October 14 2016. This is a backup of Wikipedia:2013_Bukavu_Mil_Mi-8_crash. All of its AfDs can be found at Wikipedia:Special:PrefixIndex/Wikipedia:Articles_for_deletion/2013_Bukavu_Mil_Mi-8_crash, the first at Wikipedia:Wikipedia:Articles_for_deletion/2013_Bukavu_Mil_Mi-8_crash. Purge

Template:Infobox aircraft occurrence

On March 9, 2013, a Mil Mi-8 helicopter with Russian crew crashed near Bukavu, Democratic Republic of the Congo, resulting in the death of all four on board. The helicopter was part of United Nations Mission in the Democratic Republic of Congo.


On 9 March 2013, a United Nations helicopter owned by UTair Aviation crashed due to the weather, killing its entire four-man Russian crew. It was reported that the Mi-8AMT lost communications about 10 miles away from the Bukavu Airport.[1] The location of the crash was near Bukavu city in South Kivu province.[2][3][4][5][6] The bodies were found at the site of the crash.[7]

See also


Template:Aviation accidents and incidents in 2013