Historical Data Display for Aircraft 67-17522
Date Purchased: May 1968
Service with Rattlers & Firebirds: From Jun 1968 To Oct 1969
Flight Hours: Beginning 2 / Ending 1,796 -> Hours Flown: 1,794
Aircraft Accident/Incident History
Date: 27 Sep 1969
Total flight hours at this point: 1,677
Unit: 71 AHC
This was a Combat incident. This helicopter was UNK
for Troop Extraction
While on Landing Zone this helicopter was on Take-Off at 0050 feet and 025 knots.
Helicopter took 3 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 Left Side
Systems damaged were: FLT CONTROLS
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: BDART, 00118 (Battle Damage Assessment and Reporting Team Report.)
Date: 21 Nov 1969
Total flight hours at this point: 1,819
Unit: 71 AHC
This was a Combat incident. This helicopter was LOSS TO INVENTORY
for Command and Control
While on Landing Zone this helicopter was Landing at 0002 feet and 000 knots.
UTM grid coordinates: BT088319
Helicopter took 1 hits from:
Explosive Weapon; Non-Artillery launched or static weapons containing explosive charges. (RPG)
causing a Fire.
Systems damaged were: PERSONNEL
Casualties = 03 INJ . .
The helicopter Crashed. Aircraft Destroyed.
Both mission and flight capability were terminated.
Original source(s) and document(s) from which the incident was created or updated: Defense Intelligence Agency Helicopter Loss database. Survivability/Vulnerability Information Analysis Center Helicopter database. Also: OPERA, LNNF, CASRP, CRAFX (Operations Report. Lindenmuth New Format Data Base. Crash Facts Message. Casualty Report.)
Loss to Inventory
Aircraft Assignment History
|68-05||355 AVN CO||4TH ARMY||FORT SILL||4TH ARMY|
|68-06||71STASLT HEL CO||VIETNAM||RVN|
|68-07||71STASLT HEL CO||VIETNAM||RVN|
|68-08||71STASLT HEL CO||VIETNAM||RVN|
|68-09||71STASLT HEL CO||VIETNAM||RVN|
|68-10||71STASLT HEL CO||VIETNAM||RVN|
|68-11||71STASLT HEL CO||VIETNAM||RVN|
|68-12||71STASLT HEL CO||VIETNAM||RVN|
|69-01||71STASLT HEL CO||VIETNAM||RVN|
|69-02||71STASLT HEL CO||VIETNAM||RVN|
|69-03||71STASLT HEL CO||VIETNAM||RVN|
|69-04||71STASLT HEL CO||VIETNAM||RVN|
|69-05||71STASLT HEL CO||VIETNAM||RVN|
|69-06||71STASLT HEL CO||VIETNAM||RVN|
|69-07||71STASLT HEL CO||VIETNAM||RVN|
|69-08||71STASLT HEL CO||VIETNAM||RVN|
|69-09||71STASLT HEL CO||VIETNAM||RVN|
|69-10||71STASLT HEL CO||VIETNAM||RVN|
|69-11||142 TC DS||VIETNAM||RVN|