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Mi-17 helicopter crashes in Afghanistan
All 7 crewmembers died
A Mil Mi-17V-5 helicopter from Afghan Air Force (AFA) crashed yesterday in Durrah-i-Hairratan, near Mazar-i-Sharif in Balkh province in Afghanistan after a technical malfunction causing the death of all seven occupants on board. The aircraft was travelling on a training mission after leaving a military base. "We can confirm that the incident was not the result of an enemy action", he told "Xinhua"...
AVIONEWS - World Aeronautical Press Agency