Information on U.S. Army helicopter AH-1G tail number 68-15026
The Army purchased this helicopter 0169
Total flight hours at this point: 00001218
Incident number: 70062666.KIA
Unit: B/2/20 ARA 1 CAV
This was a Combat incident. This helicopter was LOSS TO INVENTORY
for Close Air Support
While Enroute this helicopter was at Level Flight at UNK feet and 080 knots.
UTM grid coordinates: YU322366 (To see this location on a map, go to https://legallandconverter.com/p50.html and search on Grid Reference 48PYU322366)
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. (12.7MM)
Systems damaged were: MAIN ROTOR SYS, PERSONNEL
Casualties = 02 DOI . .
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, JSIDR, CALTR, CRAFX, CASRP (Operations Report. Joint Services Incident Damage Report. Crash Facts Message. Casualty Report. )
Loss to Inventory
AC CW2 BRAULT DENNIS JAMES KIA
P CW2 VERGAMINI DOUGLAS SILVIO KIA
This record was last updated on 05/25/1998
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Date posted on this site: 05/16/2021
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