Helicopter OH-6A 67-16189


Information on U.S. Army helicopter OH-6A tail number 67-16189
The Army purchased this helicopter 0768
Total flight hours at this point: 00000334
Date: 01/15/1969
Incident number: 69011515.KIA
Unit: 198 BDE
This was a Combat incident. This helicopter was LOSS TO INVENTORY
This was a Recon mission for Unarmed Recon
Unknown this helicopter was Unknown at UNK feet and UNK knots.
South Vietnam
UTM grid coordinates: BS457762
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 = YES . .
The helicopter made a Forced Landing. Aircraft Destroyed.
Both mission and flight capability were terminated.
Original source(s) and document(s) from which the incident was created or updated: Defense Intelligence Agency Helicopter Loss database. Survivability/Vulnerability Information Analysis Center Helicopter database. Also: OPERA, LNOF, 90031, CASRP, CRAFX (Operations Report. Lindenmuth Old Format Data Base. Crash Facts Message. Casualty Report. )
Loss to Inventory

Crew Members:
P 1LT TAYLOR DEANE ARTHUR JR KIA
OB CPT BOWLES BRUCE GREGORY KIA
OB 1LT CHRISTENSEN JAN PAUL KIA

This record was last updated on 07/21/2001


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