Helicopter OH-6A 67-16329


Information on U.S. Army helicopter OH-6A tail number 67-16329
The Army purchased this helicopter 0968
Total flight hours at this point: 00001134
Date: 10/08/1969
Incident number: 69100808.KIA
Unit: A/3/17 CAV
This was a Combat incident. This helicopter was LOSS TO INVENTORY
This was a Recon mission for Unarmed Recon
While Enroute this helicopter was in Bank Right at UNK feet and 040 knots.
South Vietnam
UTM grid coordinates: YS206816
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)
causing Fragmentation Damage.
Systems damaged were: PERSONNEL
Casualties = 01 WIA, 01 KIA . .
The helicopter made a Forced Landing. Aircraft Destroyed.
Both mission and flight capability were terminated.
Destroyed by friendly forces
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, LNNF, MISC, CRAFX, CASRP (Operations Report. Miscellaneous. Lindenmuth New Format Data Base. Crash Facts Message. Casualty Report. )
Loss to Inventory

Crew Members:
P WO1 NAMER MARTIN YALE KIA

This record was last updated on 04/28/2006


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