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Historical Data Display for Aircraft 65-09559

Model: UH-1M
Date Purchased: May 1966
Service with Rattlers & Firebirds: From Aug 1970 To Dec 1971
Flight Hours: Beginning 1,555 / Ending 2,302 -> Hours Flown: 747

Aircraft Accident/Incident History

Date: 12 Jun 1967
Description:
Total flight hours at this point: 386
Unit: USARV FLT DET
This was a Combat incident. This helicopter was REPAIRED IN THEATER
This was a Miscellaneous mission for Administration
While Enroute this helicopter was at Level Flight at 4000 feet and 080 knots.
Unknown
Helicopter took 1 hits from:
Small Arms/Automatic Weapons; Gun launched non-explosive ballistic projectiles less than 20 mm in size. (7.62MM)
The helicopter was hit in the Tail Section
Systems damaged were: STRUCTURE, MAIN ROTOR SYS
The helicopter Continued Flight.
The aircraft continued and accomplished all mission objectives.
Original source(s) and document(s) from which the incident was created or updated: Survivability/Vulnerability Information Analysis Center Helicopter database. Also: LNOF, 72878, JSIDR (Lindenmuth Old Format Data Base. Joint Services Incident Damage Report.)

Date: 29 Jun 1967
Description:
Total flight hours at this point: 386
Accident case number: 670629041
Unit: USARV FLT DET
Number killed in accident = 0 . . Injured = 0 . . Passengers = 0
costing 450
Source(s) from which the incident was created or updated: Army Aviation Safety Center database.

Crew Members:
AC O3 BOYD BA

Accident Summary:

The aircraft was attempting a running take-off due to its load when the M-5 kit caught on the PSP and was torn from the aircraft

Date: 16 Aug 1968
Description:
Total flight hours at this point: 1,069
Unit: HHD 44 ENG GP
This was a Combat incident. This helicopter was REPAIRED IN THEATER
This was a Rescue and Recovery mission for Rescue or Rescue Support
While in Target Area this helicopter was Attacking at 0500 feet and 095 knots.
South Vietnam
Helicopter took 1 hits from:
Small Arms/Automatic Weapons; Gun launched non-explosive ballistic projectiles less than 20 mm in size. (7.62MM)
The helicopter was hit in the Main Rotor Blade System
Systems damaged were: MAIN ROTOR SYS
The helicopter Continued Flight.
The aircraft continued and accomplished all mission objectives.
Original source(s) and document(s) from which the incident was created or updated: Survivability/Vulnerability Information Analysis Center Helicopter database. Also: UH1P3, 22901 ()

Aircraft Assignment History

DateUnitAreaPostCountry
66-10179 AVN COVIETNAMRVN
66-11179 AVN COVIETNAMRVN
66-12ARMY AVN DIV6TH ARMYDUGWAY PGTEVALCOM
67-01ARMY AVN DIV6TH ARMYDUGWAY PGTEVALCOM
67-02ARMY AVN DIV6TH ARMYDUGWAY PGTEVALCOM
67-03POST SUPPLY6TH ARMYFORT ORD6TH ARMY
67-04ARMY AVN DIV6TH ARMYDUGWAY PGTEVALCOM
67-05ARMY AVN DIV6TH ARMYDUGWAY PGTEVALCOM
67-06USARV FLT DETVIETNAMRVN
67-07USARV FLT DETVIETNAMRVN
67-08BELL HCPTRBAILMENTFT WORTHAVCOM
67-09BELL HCPTRBAILMENTFT WORTHAVCOM
67-10BELL HCPTRBAILMENTFT WORTHAVCOM
67-11355 AVN CO4TH ARMYFORT SILL4TH ARMY
67-12355 AVN CO4TH ARMYFORT SILL4TH ARMY
68-01355 AVN CO4TH ARMYFORT SILL4TH ARMY
68-02355 AVN CO4TH ARMYFORT SILL4TH ARMY
68-03355 AVN CO4TH ARMYFORT SILL4TH ARMY
68-04BELL HCPTRBAILMENTFT WORTHAVCOM
68-05355 AVN CO4TH ARMYFORT SILL4TH ARMY
68-06355 AVN CO4TH ARMYFORT SILL4TH ARMY
68-07OPM SEA NITEOPS1ST ARMYFORT BELVOIRAMC
68-08HHD 44 ENG GPTHAILANDPACIFIC
68-09HHD 44 ENG GPTHAILANDPACIFIC
68-10HHD 44 ENG GPTHAILANDPACIFIC
68-11281 ASLT HEL COVIETNAMRVN
68-12608 TRANS COVIETNAMRVN
69-01608 TRANS COVIETNAMRVN
69-02608 TRANS COVIETNAMRVN
69-03195 ASLT HEL COVIETNAMRVN
69-04195 ASLT HEL COVIETNAMRVN
69-05195 ASLT HEL COVIETNAMRVN
69-06195 ASLT HEL COVIETNAMRVN
69-07195 ASLT HEL COVIETNAMRVN
69-08195 ASLT HEL COVIETNAMRVN
69-09195 ASLT HEL COVIETNAMRVN
69-10195 ASLT HEL COVIETNAMRVN
69-11195 ASLT HEL COVIETNAMRVN
69-12OS TO CONUSITR CONUSAVCOMITR
70-01ARADMACIN MAINTNAVAL AIR STNAVCOM
70-02ARADMACIN MAINTNAVAL AIR STNAVCOM
70-03ARADMACIN MAINTNAVAL AIR STNAVCOM
70-04ARADMACIN MAINTNAVAL AIR STNAVCOM
70-05ARADMACIN MAINTNAVAL AIR STNAVCOM
70-06ARADMACIN MAINTNAVAL AIR STNAVCOM
70-07142 TC DSVIETNAMRVN
70-0871 AHC AM DIVVIETNAMRVN
70-0971 AHC AM DIVVIETNAMRVN
70-1071 AHC AM DIVVIETNAMRVN
70-1171 AHC AM DIVVIETNAMRVN
70-1271 AHC AM DIVVIETNAMRVN
71-0171 AHCVIETNAMRVN
71-0271 AHCVIETNAMRVN
71-0371 AHCVIETNAMRVN
71-0471 AHCVIETNAMRVN
71-0571 AHCVIETNAMRVN
71-0671 AHCVIETNAMRVN
71-0771 ASLT HEL COVIETNAMRVN
71-0871 ASLT HEL COVIETNAMRVN
71-09A 123RD AVN BNVIETNAMRVN
71-10608 TC DSVIETNAMRVN
71-11608 TC DSVIETNAMRVN
71-121 1 CAV D TRPVIETNAMRVN
72-01OS TO CONUSITR CONUSAVSCOM
72-02OS TO CONUSITR CONUSAVSCOM
72-03OS TO CONUSITR CONUSAVSCOM
72-04OS TO CONUSITR CONUSAVSCOM
72-05OS TO CONUSITR CONUSAVSCOM
72-06OS TO CONUSITR CONUSAVSCOM
72-07ARADMACIN MAINTNAVAL AIR STNAVSCOM
72-08ARADMACIN MAINTNAVAL AIR STNAVSCOM
72-09ARADMACIN MAINTNAVAL AIR STNAVSCOM
72-10ARADMACIN MAINTNAVAL AIR STNAVSCOM
72-11ARADMACIN MAINTNAVAL AIR STNAVSCOM
72-12NAT GUARDNAT GDZI
73-01NAT GUARDNAT GDZI
73-02NAT GUARDNAT GDZI
73-03NAT GUARDNAT GDZI
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74-01NAT GUARDNAT GDZI
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