Information on U.S. Army helicopter UH-1B tail number 64-13916
The Army purchased this helicopter 1264
Total flight hours at this point: 00001644
Incident number: 68051066.KIA
Unit: 282 AHC
This was a Combat incident. This helicopter was REPAIRED IN THEATER
This was a Recon mission for Armed Escort , Other Aircraft.
Unknown this helicopter was Attacking at 0700 feet and 085 knots.
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 Cockpit
Systems damaged were: PERSONNEL
Casualties = 01 WIA . .
The helicopter Continued Flight.
The aircraft continued and accomplished all 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, 13104, Unit History MGL ()
P WO1 REICHLIN JOSEPH ALBERT JR KIA
Sources indicate that this was the ALLEYCAT gunship in which WO Reichlin was killed while serving with the 282 AHC.
This record was last updated on 05/25/1998
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