Helicopter UH-1D 65-10066


Information on U.S. Army helicopter UH-1D tail number 65-10066
The Army purchased this helicopter 0866
Total flight hours at this point: 00000114
Date: 10/09/1966
Incident number: G759ACD Accident case number: G759
Unit: A/227 AVN
South Vietnam
Number killed in accident = 2 . . Injured = 8 . . Passengers = 6
costing 239921
Original source(s) and document(s) from which the incident was created or updated: Defense Intelligence Agency Helicopter Loss database. Army Aviation Safety Center database. Also: OPERA (Operations Report. )
Loss to Inventory

Crew Members:
P MAJ ROBERTSON PIERCE IRVING KIA
P PR LUND
G SP4 HATTON JAMES L KIA


Accident Summary:

ACFT ENTERED INSTRUMENT FLT DURING LOW LEVEL FLT IN MOUNTIAN PASS ATTEMPTED A RIGHT TURN AFTER ENTERING IFR CONDITIONS FLEW INTO A HILL

This record was last updated on 05/25/1998


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