The militia of Kurdistan Workers’ Party shoot down Bell AH-1 Cobra of Turkish Army Aviation.
The helicopter crashed after being hit by a Surface-to-air missile. Both crew member killed.
Official Turkey reported that : “The Cobra aircraft, taking part in the counterterrorist operation, crashed at 2:50 GMT in the Hakkari province due to a technical failure, according to the general staff. Both pilots were killed in the crash.”