Information on U.S. Army helicopter OH-6A tail number 68-17149
The Army purchased this helicopter 0569
Total flight hours at this point: 00000628
Incident number: 69102888.KIA
Unit: D/3/4 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 at Level Flight at UNK feet and 050 knots.
UTM grid coordinates: XT165345 (To see this location on a map, go to https://legallandconverter.com/p50.html and search on Grid Reference 48PXT165345)
Helicopter took 4 hits from:
Small Arms/Automatic Weapons; Gun launched non-explosive ballistic projectiles less than 20 mm in size. (7.62MM)
Systems damaged were: PERSONNEL
Casualties = 01 KIA, 02 INJ . .
The helicopter Crashed. 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, LNNF, HUGHS, CASRP, CRAFX (Operations Report. Lindenmuth New Format Data Base. Crash Facts Message. Casualty Report. )
Loss to Inventory
P 1LT JACKSON MARK KIA
CE SP4 S SNODDY
G PFC R RHODES
This record was last updated on 05/25/1998
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Date posted on this site: 11/13/2023
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