Helicopter OH-13S 63-09151


Information on U.S. Army helicopter OH-13S tail number 63-09151
Date: 10/04/1965
Incident number: 0C972ACD Accident case number: 0C972 Total Loss Accident
Unit: C/1/9 CAV 1 CAV
This was a Combat incident. This helicopter was LOSS TO INVENTORY
While in Operations Area this helicopter was in Orbit at UNK feet and UNK knots.
South Vietnam
Count of hits was not possible because the helicopter burned or exploded.
Small Arms/Automatic Weapons; Gun launched non-explosive ballistic projectiles less than 20 mm in size. (7.62MM)
Systems damaged were: PERSONNEL
Casualties = 02 DOI . . Number killed in accident = 2 . . Injured = 0 . . Passengers = 0
The helicopter Crashed. Aircraft Destroyed.
Both mission and flight capability were terminated.
Burned
costing 31660
Original source(s) and document(s) from which the incident was created or updated: Defense Intelligence Agency Helicopter Loss database. Army Aviation Safety Center database. Survivability/Vulnerability Information Analysis Center Helicopter database. Also: OPERA, LNNF, BELL, MPC, CASRP, CRAFX (Operations Report. Bell Helicopter. Lindenmuth New Format Data Base. Crash Facts Message. Casualty Report. )
Loss to Inventory

Crew Members:
P MAJ DEAMARAL CHARLES F JR KIA
OB CPT MUSGROVE JOHN DAVID KIA

This record was last updated on 08/13/1998


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