CH-47 Chinook

 

18th October 2006
27.08.1385

 
Capt. Bahram Haj Esfandiyari
.
 

Captain Bahram Haj Esfandiyari was an experienced helicopter pilot in the IRIAA having flown Cobra, CH-47 Chinook and Bell-212's.

He had successfully passed his flying exams to become an F-4 fighter pilot a few days before the fatal helicopter crash in  Najaf Abad-Isfahan.

Investigations revealed that rear Rotor damage had caused the helicopter to crash. The helicopter became a blazing inferno fuelled by the 6000 lt. aviation gasoline and  600 lt. hydraulic-fluid.

None of the crew survived.

 

 

The Crew comprised of

Colonel Rasool Abedini
IP

Captain Bahram Haj Esfandiyari
co-pilot

Captain Peyman Farhang

Captain Mohammad Nam Avar

Lieutenant Masaaeli

 

 



Capt. Bahram Haj Esfandiyari


Capt. Bahram Haj Esfandiyari

 was an experienced helicopter pilot shown above with a CH-47 Chinook and right in the cockpit of a Cobra gun-ship