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Historical Data Display for Aircraft 66-16453

Model: UH-1H
Date Purchased: May 1967
Service with Rattlers & Firebirds: From Jan 1969 To Dec 1970
Flight Hours: Beginning 473 / Ending 2,119 -> Hours Flown: 1,646

Aircraft Accident/Incident History

Date: 19 Oct 1967
Description:
Total flight hours at this point: 150
Unit: 15 MED 1 CAV
This was a Combat incident. This helicopter was REPAIRED IN THEATER
This was a Rescue and Recovery mission for Medical Evacuation
While on Landing Zone this helicopter was on the Ground at 0000 feet and 000 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 Passenger Cargo Section
Systems damaged were: FUEL SYS
The helicopter Continued Flight.
The aircraft was diverted prior to accomplishing any mission objectives.
Original source(s) and document(s) from which the incident was created or updated: Survivability/Vulnerability Information Analysis Center Helicopter database. Also: UH1P2, 73924 ()

Date: 22 Sep 1969
Description:
Total flight hours at this point: 1,366
Unit: 71 AHC
This was a Combat incident. This helicopter was UNK
for Troop Insertation
While in Operations Area this helicopter was on Take-Off at 0015 feet and 020 knots.
South Vietnam
Helicopter took 1 hits from:
Small Arms/Automatic Weapons; Gun launched non-explosive ballistic projectiles less than 20 mm in size. (12.7MM)
The helicopter was hit in the Left Side causing Spalling.
Systems damaged were: ELECTRICAL SYS, COMM SYS
The helicopter made a Forced Landing. Aircraft is later recovered by any means other than its own power.
Both mission and flight capability were terminated.
Original source(s) and document(s) from which the incident was created or updated: Survivability/Vulnerability Information Analysis Center Helicopter database. Also: BDART, 00075 (Battle Damage Assessment and Reporting Team Report.)

Date: 07 Sep 1970
Description:
Total flight hours at this point: 1,856
Accident case number: 700907061
Unit: 71 AHC
The station for this helicopter was Chu Lai in
Number killed in accident = 0 . . Injured = 0 . . Passengers = 0
costing 7000
Source(s) from which the incident was created or updated: Army Aviation Safety Center database.

Crew Members:
AC W1 OLSON RW

Accident Summary:

Aircraft was at a 50 ft. hover above confined lz dropping off cargo when both main rotor blades made contact with a tree limb. AC flew acft back to home station without further damage.

Date: 21 Sep 1970
Description:
Total flight hours at this point: 1,856
Unit: 71 AHC
This was a Combat incident. This helicopter was UNK
for Air/land Assault , Hot Area.
While on Landing Zone this helicopter was on the Ground at 0000 feet and 000 knots.
South Vietnam
Helicopter took 5 hits from:
Explosive Weapon; Non-Artillery launched or static weapons containing explosive charges. (M-79)
The helicopter was hit in the Tail Section
Systems damaged were: ENGINE, PERSONNEL, STRUCTURE, MAIN ROTOR SYS
Casualties = 01 WIA . .
The helicopter Continued Flight.
The aircraft was diverted prior to accomplishing any mission objectives.
Original source(s) and document(s) from which the incident was created or updated: Survivability/Vulnerability Information Analysis Center Helicopter database. Also: LNNF, JSIDR (Lindenmuth New Format Data Base. Joint Services Incident Damage Report.)

Aircraft Assignment History

DateUnitAreaPostCountry
67-05DIROF SUP TRAN6TH ARMYSHARPE GDAVCOM
67-06DIROF SUP TRAN6TH ARMYSHARPE GDAVCOM
67-07HQSPTCO 15MEDBNVIETNAMRVN
67-08HQSPTCO 15MEDBNVIETNAMRVN
67-09HQSPTCO 15MEDBNVIETNAMRVN
67-10HQSPTCO 15MEDBNVIETNAMRVN
67-11HQSPTCO 15MEDBNVIETNAMRVN
67-12HQSPTCO 15MEDBNVIETNAMRVN
68-01HQSPTCO 15MEDBNVIETNAMRVN
68-02HQSPTCO 15MEDBNVIETNAMRVN
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
68-08HQSPTCO 15MEDBNVIETNAMRVN
68-09HQSPTCO 15MEDBNVIETNAMRVN
68-10HQSPTCO 15MEDBNVIETNAMRVN
68-11610 TRANS COVIETNAMRVN
68-12610 TRANS COVIETNAMRVN
69-0171STASLT HEL COVIETNAMRVN
69-0271STASLT HEL COVIETNAMRVN
69-0371STASLT HEL COVIETNAMRVN
69-0471STASLT HEL COVIETNAMRVN
69-0571STASLT HEL COVIETNAMRVN
69-0671STASLT HEL COVIETNAMRVN
69-0771STASLT HEL COVIETNAMRVN
69-0871STASLT HEL COVIETNAMRVN
69-0971STASLT HEL COVIETNAMRVN
69-1071STASLT HEL COVIETNAMRVN
69-1171STASLT HEL COVIETNAMRVN
69-1271STASLT HEL COVIETNAMRVN
70-0171 AHC AM DIVVIETNAMRVN
70-0271 AHC AM DIVVIETNAMRVN
70-0371 AHC AM DIVVIETNAMRVN
70-0471 AHC AM DIVVIETNAMRVN
70-0571 AHC AM DIVVIETNAMRVN
70-0671 AHC AM DIVVIETNAMRVN
70-0771 AHC AM DIVVIETNAMRVN
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
71-01142 TC DSVIETNAMRVN
71-02142 TC DSVIETNAMRVN
71-03AVSCOM FLT DET5TH ARMYST LOUISAVSCOM
71-04AVSCOM FLT DET5TH ARMYST LOUISAVSCOM
71-05RED RIVER AD4TH ARMYRED RIVER ADAMC
71-06RED RIVER AD4TH ARMYRED RIVER ADAMC
71-07NAVAL RESEARCHLOANU MICHIGANECOM
71-08NAVAL RESEARCHLOANU MICHIGANECOM
71-09NAVAL RESEARCHLOANU MICHIGANECOM
71-10NAVAL RESEARCHLOANU MICHIGANECOM
71-11NAVAL RESEARCHLOANU MICHIGANECOM
71-12NAVAL RESEARCHLOANU MICHIGANECOM
72-01498TH MED CO3RD ARMYFORT BENNING3RD ARMY
72-02498TH MED CO3RD ARMYFORT BENNING3RD ARMY
72-03498TH MED CO3RD ARMYFORT BENNING3RD ARMY
72-04498TH MED CO3RD ARMYFORT BENNING3RD ARMY
72-05498TH MED CO3RD ARMYFORT BENNING3RD ARMY
72-06498TH MED CO3RD ARMYFORT BENNING3RD ARMY
72-07498TH MED CO3RD ARMYFORT BENNING3RD ARMY
72-084/498TH MED CO3RD ARMYFORT JACKSON3RD ARMY
72-094/498TH MED CO3RD ARMYFORT JACKSON3RD ARMY
72-104/498TH MED CO3RD ARMYFORT JACKSON3RD ARMY
72-114/498TH MED CO3RD ARMYFORT JACKSON3RD ARMY
72-124/498TH MED CO3RD ARMYFORT JACKSON3RD ARMY
73-014/498TH MED CO3RD ARMYFORT JACKSON3RD ARMY
73-024/498TH MED CO3RD ARMYFORT JACKSON3RD ARMY
73-034/498TH MED CO3RD ARMYFORT JACKSON3RD ARMY
73-044/498TH MED CO3RD ARMYFORT JACKSON3RD ARMY
73-054/498TH MED CO3RD ARMYFORT JACKSON3RD ARMY
73-064/498TH MED CO3RD ARMYFORT JACKSON3RD ARMY
73-07498TH MED DET1ST ARMYFORT JACKSONFORSCOM
73-08498TH MED DET1ST ARMYFORT JACKSONFORSCOM
73-09498TH MED DET1ST ARMYFORT JACKSONFORSCOM
73-10498TH MED DET1ST ARMYFORT JACKSONFORSCOM
73-11498TH MED DET1ST ARMYFORT JACKSONFORSCOM
73-12ARADMACIN MAINTNAVAL AIR STNAVSCOM
74-01ARADMACIN MAINTNAVAL AIR STNAVSCOM
74-02ARADMACIN STORAGENAVAL AIR STNAVSCOM
74-03SUPPLY DIV5TH ARMYFORT KNOXTRADOC
74-04ARADMACIN STORAGENAVAL AIR STNAVSCOM
74-05INST MAINT FLT1ST ARMYFT CAMPBELLFORSCOM
74-09101ST ABN DIV1ST ARMYFORT CAMPBELLFORSCOM
74-10101ST ABN DIV1ST ARMYFORT CAMPBELLFORSCOM
74-11101ST ABN DIV1ST ARMYFORT CAMPBELLFORSCOM
74-12101ST ABN DIV1ST ARMYFORT CAMPBELLFORSCOM
75-01101ST ABN DIV1ST ARMYFORT CAMPBELLFORSCOM
75-02101ST ABN DIV1ST ARMYFORT CAMPBELLFORSCOM
75-03101ST ABN DIV1ST ARMYFORT CAMPBELLFORSCOM
75-04101ST ABN DIV1ST ARMYFORT CAMPBELLFORSCOM
75-05101ST ABN DIV1ST ARMYFORT CAMPBELLFORSCOM
75-06101ST ABN DIV1ST ARMYFORT CAMPBELLFORSCOM
75-07101ST ABN DIV1ST ARMYFORT CAMPBELLFORSCOM
75-09101ST ABN DIV1ST ARMYFORT CAMPBELLFORSCOM
75-10101ST ABN DIV1ST ARMYFORT CAMPBELLFORSCOM
75-11101ST ABN DIV1ST ARMYFORT CAMPBELLFORSCOM
75-12101ST ABN DIV1ST ARMYFORT CAMPBELLFORSCOM