Helicopter OH-6A 67-16672


Information on U.S. Army helicopter OH-6A tail number 67-16672
The Army purchased this helicopter 0369
Total flight hours at this point: 00000065
Date: 05/12/1969
Incident number: 69051212.KIA
Unit: D/3/5 CAV
This was a Combat incident. This helicopter was LOSS TO INVENTORY
This was a Recon mission for Armed Recon
While Enroute this helicopter was at Level Flight at 0300 feet and 045 knots.
South Vietnam
UTM grid coordinates: XS551370
Count of hits was not possible because the helicopter burned or exploded.
The helicopter was hit in the Fuselage causing an Explosion.
Systems damaged were: PERSONNEL
Casualties = 02 DOI . .
The helicopter Crashed. Aircraft Destroyed.
Both mission and flight capability were terminated.
Burned
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, LNOF, 90558, CRAFX, JSIDR, CASRP (Operations Report. Lindenmuth Old Format Data Base. Joint Services Incident Damage Report. Crash Facts Message. Casualty Report. )
Loss to Inventory

Crew Members:
P WO1 CRAMBLET HOWARD EARL KIA
CE SP4 SHEPARD LAWRENCE ROBERT KIA

This record was last updated on 05/25/1998


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