Video: surviving engine failure in the Mi-8

Mar 11, 2018 | by Sérgio Costa
Have you ever had an engine failure in the DCS Mi-8? Were you flying around doing this nasty mission and then, bang, one oft he engine gets shot or decides to go on a holiday. Our reader and friend Viktor shows you what to do.

The video demonstrates the procedure for operating the Mi-8 in a situation of One-Engine-Inoperative (OEI), how to control the helicopter and how to bring it down safely.

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Surviving engine failure in the Mi-8 video

Sérgio Costa

About Sérgio Costa

Sérgio has been a flight simulation enthusiast for nearly 25 years. His passion with helicopters developed during MSFS 2000 when he discovered the complexity of these aircraft and the challenge it was to control them. Since then he has been primarily a helicopter flight simmer, trying his best not to crash and kill all his virtual passengers. Sérgio is's editor and writer and one of the Three Grumpy Simmers, a YouTube series and Podcast produced together with YouTubers Bel Geode and NovaWing24, obviously dedicated to flight simulation.