Helicopter UH-1C 66-15027

Information on U.S. Army helicopter UH-1C tail number 66-15027
The Army purchased this helicopter 0267
Total flight hours at this point: 00000271
Date: 02/01/1968
Incident number: 68020133.KIA
Unit: B/3/17 CAV
This was a Combat incident. This helicopter was REPAIRED
This was a Rescue and Recovery mission for Medical Evacuation
While in PickUp Zone this helicopter was on the Ground at 0000 feet and 000 knots.
South Vietnam
Helicopter took 1 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 Fuselage
Systems damaged were: PERSONNEL, ARMAMENT
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: UH1P3, 03216 ()

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This record was last updated on 02/28/2009

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