Helicopter UH-1B 64-13916


Information on U.S. Army helicopter UH-1B tail number 64-13916
Date: 06/08/1966
Incident number: 66060808.KIA
Unit: A/1 AVN 1 INF
This was a Combat incident. This helicopter was REPAIRED IN THEATER
for Close Air Support
While in Target Area this helicopter was Attacking at 0075 feet and 070 knots.
South Vietnam
Helicopter took 2 hits from:
Small Arms/Automatic Weapons; Gun launched non-explosive ballistic projectiles less than 20 mm in size. (14.5MM)
The helicopter was hit in the Chin Bubble
Systems damaged were: FLT CONTROLS, STRUCTURE, PERSONNEL
Casualties = 01 KIA . .
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: UH1P1, 00283, DYNAL, FM48, CASRP (Casualty Report. )

Crew Members:
P MAJ HOLMES PHILLIP HEASE JR KIA

This record was last updated on 05/25/1998


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