Helicopter UH-1D 66-16494


Information on U.S. Army helicopter UH-1D tail number 66-16494
The Army purchased this helicopter 0667
Total flight hours at this point: 00000141
Date: 09/16/1967
Incident number: 670916031ACD Accident case number: 670916031 Total loss or fatality Accident
Unit: B/227 AVN
South Vietnam
Number killed in accident = 3 . . Injured = 1 . . Passengers = 0
costing 476438
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. Also: OPERA (Operations Report. )
Loss to Inventory

Crew Members:
AC 1LT STYBEL CONRAD ANTHONY KIA
P WO1 COLITO JAMES MARTIN JR KIA
CE E4 RJ GIROUX
G SGT WOOD LAWRENCE JEFFREY KIA


Accident Summary:

The short shaft failed in flight. The aircraft crashed into trees and burned.

This record was last updated on 05/25/1998


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