Helicopter UH-1D 63-08845

Information on U.S. Army helicopter UH-1D tail number 63-08845
Date: 05/19/66
This was a Combat incident. This helicopter was REPAIRED IN THEATER
for Command and Control
While on Landing Zone this helicopter was at Hover at 0004 feet and 000 knots.
South Vietnam
Helicopter took 5 hits from:
Small Arms/Automatic Weapons; Gun launched non-explosive ballistic projectiles less than 20 mm in size. (7.62MM)
The helicopter was hit in the Engine Compartment
Systems damaged were: STRUCTURE
The helicopter Continued Flight.
The aircraft continued and accomplished all mission objectives.
for 75.00
Original source(s) and document(s) from which the incident was created or updated: Survivability/Vulnerability Information Analysis Center Helicopter database. Also: UH1P1, 00195, FM48 ()


Information on U.S. Army helicopter UH-1D tail number 63-08845
Date: 05/26/66
This was a Combat incident. This helicopter was REPAIRED IN THEATER
for Air/land Assault , Hot Area.
While on Landing Zone this helicopter was Landing at 0100 feet and UNK knots.
South Vietnam
Helicopter took 5 hits from:
Small Arms/Automatic Weapons; Gun launched non-explosive ballistic projectiles less than 20 mm in size. (7.62MM)
The helicopter was hit in the Engine Compartment
Systems damaged were: FUEL SYS, ENGINE, OIL SYS, HYDRAULIC SYS, PERSONNEL
Casualties = 01 WIA . .
The helicopter made a Forced Landing. Aircraft was capable of one time flight.
The aircraft was diverted or delayed after completing some mission objectives.
for 175.00
Original source(s) and document(s) from which the incident was created or updated: Survivability/Vulnerability Information Analysis Center Helicopter database. Also: UH1P1, 00238, FM48 ()


Information on U.S. Army helicopter UH-1D tail number 63-08845
The Army purchased this helicopter 0964
Total flight hours at this point: 00001357
Date: 10/17/66
Accident case number: G778
Unit: A/229 AVN
Number killed in accident = 0 . . Injured = 0 . . Passengers = 0
costing 8221
Source(s) from which the incident was created or updated: Army Aviation Safety Center database.

Crew Members:
AC BIRCH CE
P GRIER EG

Accident Summary:

ON TAKEOFF ACFT WENT INTO UNCONTROLLABLE RT TURN COMPLETE CIRCLE MADE ACFT CRASHED KILLING AN INF MAN SUS FAIL RETAINING NUT TR PITCH CHANGE ROD SUP INFO MAT FAIL BEARING SET


The following is Goldbook information on US Army helicopter UH-1D tail number 63-08845
It is provided here as an ESTIMATE of the history of this helicopter and is not intended to be the final authority.
This helicopter was purchased by the US Army in 0964.
Please provide any additional information on this helicopter to the VHPA.

DATE  FLT HRS    UIC      UNIT          AREA          POST          COUNTRY
6610   5 1357 WAAXA0 COA 229ABAH1CAV  VIETNAM                     RVN
6611   0 1357 WCLNAA 79 TRANS CO      VIETNAM                     RVN
6612   0 1357 WCLNAA 79 TRANS CO      VIETNAM                     RVN
6701   0 1357 WCLNAA 79 TRANS CO      VIETNAM                     RVN
6702   0 1357 WCLNAA 79 TRANS CO      VIETNAM                     RVN
6703  55 1412 WCLNAA 79 TRANS CO      VIETNAM                     RVN
6704  22 1434 WCLNAA 79 TRANS CO      VIETNAM                     RVN
6705   5 1439 WCLNAA 79 TRANS CO      VIETNAM                     RVN
6706   1 1440 WCLNAA 79 TRANS CO      VIETNAM                     RVN
6707   3 1443 WCLNAA 79 TRANS CO      VIETNAM                     RVN
6708 105 1548 WCLNAA 79 TRANS CO      VIETNAM                     RVN
6709   0 1548 WCLNAA 79 TRANS CO      VIETNAM                     RVN
6710  79 1627 WCLNAA 79 TRANS CO      VIETNAM                     RVN
6711   0 1627 WCLNAA 79 TRANS CO      VIETNAM                     RVN
6712   0 1627 WCLNAA 79 TRANS CO      VIETNAM                     RVN
6801  13 1640 WCLNAA 79 TRANS CO      VIETNAM                     RVN
6802   2 1642 WCLNAA 79 TRANS CO      VIETNAM                     RVN
6803  85 1727 WC3JAA 129 ASLT HEL CO  VIETNAM                     RVN
6804  84 1811 WC3JAA 129 ASLT HEL CO  VIETNAM                     RVN
6805  24 1835 WC3JAA 129 ASLT HEL CO  VIETNAM                     RVN
6806  17 1852 WAYPAA 61 ASLT HEL CO   VIETNAM                     RVN
6807   0 1852 WAYPAA 61 ASLT HEL CO   VIETNAM                     RVN
6808   5 1857 WAYPAA 61 ASLT HEL CO   VIETNAM                     RVN
6809  57 1914 WAYPAA 61 ASLT HEL CO   VIETNAM                     RVN
6810   0 1914 W0Y6AA INTRANSIT        IN TRANSIT                  AVCOMCTR
6811   0 1914 W0MUAA ARADMAC          IN MAINT   NAVAL AIR STN    AVCOM
6812   0 1914 W0MUAA ARADMAC          IN MAINT   NAVAL AIR STN    AVCOM
6901   0 1914 W0MUAA ARADMAC          IN TRANSIT NAVAL AIR STN    AVCOM
6902   0 1914 8003   HHD 44 ENG GP    THAILAND                    PACIFIC
6903   0 1914 8003   HHD 44 ENG GP    THAILAND                    PACIFIC
6904   0 1914 8003   HHD 44 ENG GP    THAILAND                    PACIFIC
6905   0 1914 8003   HHD 44 ENG GP    THAILAND                    PACIFIC
6906   0 1914 8003   HHD 44 ENG GP    THAILAND                    PACIFIC
6907   0 1914 8003   HHD 44 ENG GP    THAILAND                    PACIFIC
6908   0 1914 8003   HHD 44 ENG GP    THAILAND                    PACIFIC
6909   0 1918 8003   HHD 44 ENG GP    THAILAND                    PACIFIC
6910   0 1918 8003   HHD 44 ENG GP    THAILAND                    PACIFIC
6911   0 1918 8003   HHD 44 ENG GP    THAILAND                    PACIFIC
6912   6 1924 WHNEAA 161 AVN 25 INF   HAWAII                      HAWAII
7001  28 1952 WHNEAA 161 AVN 25 INF   HAWAII                      HAWAII
7002  22 1974 WHNEAA 161 AVN 25 INF   HAWAII                      HAWAII
7003  37 2011 WHNEAA 161 AVN 25 INF   HAWAII                      HAWAII
7004  16 2027 WHNEAA 161 AVN 25 INF   HAWAII                      HAWAII
7005  16 2043 WHNEAA 161 AVN 25 INF   HAWAII                      HAWAII
7006  36 2079 WHNEAA 161 AVN 25 INF   HAWAII                      HAWAII
7007  16 2095 WHNEAA 161 AVN 25 INF   HAWAII                      HAWAII
7008  15 2110 WHNEAA 161 AVN 25 INF   HAWAII                      HAWAII
7009   0 2110 WHNEAA 161 AVN 25 INF   HAWAII                      HAWAII
7010  24 2134 WHNEAA 161 AVN 25 INF   HAWAII                      HAWAII
7011  17 2151 WHNEAA 161 AVN 25 INF   HAWAII                      HAWAII
7012  38 2189 WHNEAA 161 AVN 25 INF   HAWAII                      HAWAII
7101  22 2211 WHNEAA 161ST AVN CO     HAWAII                      HAWAII
7102   0 2211 WHNEAA 161ST AVN CO     HAWAII                      HAWAII
7103  19 2230 WHNEAA 161ST AVN CO     HAWAII                      HAWAII
7104  32 2262 WHNEAA 161ST AVN CO     HAWAII                      HAWAII
7105  21 2283 WHNEAA 161ST AVN CO     HAWAII                      HAWAII
7106  24 2307 WHNEAA 161ST AVN CO     HAWAII                      HAWAII
7107   0 2307 WHNEAA 161ST AVN CO     HAWAII                      HAWAII
7108  15 2322 WHNEAA 161ST AVN CO     HAWAII                      HAWAII
7109  21 2343 WHNEAA 161ST AVN CO     HAWAII                      HAWAII
7110  14 2357 WHNEAA 161ST AVN CO     HAWAII                      HAWAII
7111   0 2357 WHNEAA 161ST AVN CO     HAWAII                      HAWAII
7112   7 2364 WHNEAA 161ST AVN CO     HAWAII                      HAWAII
7201   7 2371 WHNEAA 161ST AVN CO     HAWAII                      HAWAII
7202   2 2373 WHNEAA 161ST AVN CO     HAWAII                      HAWAII
7203  10 2383 WHNEAA 161ST AVN CO     HAWAII                      HAWAII
7204  23 2406 WHNEAA 25 AB 25TH ID    HAWAII                      HAWAII
7205   0 2406 WHNEAA 25 AB 25TH ID    HAWAII                      HAWAII
7206   0 2406 WHNEAA 25 AB 25TH ID    HAWAII                      HAWAII
7207   0 2406 WHNEAA 25 AB 25TH ID    HAWAII                      HAWAII
7208   0 2406 WCMFAA SUP MAINT CTR    HAWAII                      HAWAII
7209   0 2406 WCMFAA SUP MAINT CTR    HAWAII                      HAWAII
7210   0 2406 WCMFAA SUP MAINT CTR    HAWAII                      HAWAII
7211   0 2406 WCMFAA SUP MAINT CTR    HAWAII                      HAWAII
7212   0 2406 WCMFAA SUP MAINT CTR    HAWAII                      HAWAII
7301   5 2411 WCMFAA SUP MAINT CTR    HAWAII                      HAWAII
7302   2 2413 WCMFAA SUP MAINT CTR    HAWAII                      HAWAII
7303   2 2415 WCMFAA SUP MAINT CTR    HAWAII                      HAWAII
7304   0 2415 WCMFAA SUP MAINT CTR    HAWAII                      HAWAII
7305   0 2415 WCMFAA HHT 3/4CAV 25ID  HAWAII                      HAWAII
7306   0 2415 WCMFAA HHT 3/4CAV 25ID  HAWAII                      HAWAII
7307   0 2415 WCMFAA SUP MAINT CTR    HAWAII                      HAWAII
7308   0 2415 WCMFAA SUP MAINT CTR    HAWAII                      HAWAII
7309   0 2415 WCMFAA SUP MAINT CTR    HAWAII                      HAWAII
7310   0 2415 W3REAA SUP MAINT CTR    HAWAII                      HAWAII
7311   0 2415 W3REAA SUP MAINT CTR    HAWAII                      HAWAII
7312   0 2415 W0MUAA ARADMAC          IN MAINT   NAVAL AIR STN    AVSCOM
7401   0 2415 W0MUAA ARADMAC          IN MAINT   NAVAL AIR STN    AVSCOM
7402   0 2415 W0MUAA ARADMAC          IN STORAGE NAVAL AIR STN    AVSCOM
7403   0 2415 W0MUAA SUPPLY DIV       5TH ARMY   FORT KNOX        TRADOC
7404   0 2415 W0MUAA ARADMAC          IN STORAGE NAVAL AIR STN    AVSCOM
7405   0 2415 W0MUAA INST MAINT FLT   1ST ARMY   FT CAMPBELL      FORSCOM
7405   0 2415 W0MUAA INST MAINT FLT   1ST ARMY   FT CAMPBELL      FORSCOM
7406   0 2415 W0MUAA INST MAINT FLT   1ST ARMY   FT CAMPBELL      FORSCOM
7409  28 2456 WAB1FF 101ST ABN DIV    1ST ARMY   FORT CAMPBELL    FORSCOM
7410  34 2490 WAB1FF 101ST ABN DIV    1ST ARMY   FORT CAMPBELL    FORSCOM
7411  16 2506 WAB1FF 101ST ABN DIV    1ST ARMY   FORT CAMPBELL    FORSCOM
7412  18 2524 WAB1FF 101ST ABN DIV    1ST ARMY   FORT CAMPBELL    FORSCOM
7501   2 2526 WAB1FF 101ST ABN DIV    1ST ARMY   FORT CAMPBELL    FORSCOM
7502  13 2539 WAB1FF 101ST ABN DIV    1ST ARMY   FORT CAMPBELL    FORSCOM
7503   9 2548 WAB1FF 101ST ABN DIV    1ST ARMY   FORT CAMPBELL    FORSCOM
7504  28 2576 WAB1FF 101ST ABN DIV    1ST ARMY   FORT CAMPBELL    FORSCOM
7505  49 2625 WAB1FF 101ST ABN DIV    1ST ARMY   FORT CAMPBELL    FORSCOM
7506  51 2676 WAB1FF 101ST ABN DIV    1ST ARMY   FORT CAMPBELL    FORSCOM
7507  19 2695 WAB1FF 101ST ABN DIV    1ST ARMY   FORT CAMPBELL    FORSCOM
7508   6 2701 WAB1FF 101ST ABN DIV    1ST ARMY   FORT CAMPBELL    FORSCOM
7509  26 2727 WAB1FF 101ST ABN DIV    1ST ARMY   FORT CAMPBELL    FORSCOM
7510  22 2749 WAB1FF 101ST ABN DIV    1ST ARMY   FORT CAMPBELL    FORSCOM
7511  47 2796 WAB1FF 101ST ABN DIV    1ST ARMY   FORT CAMPBELL    FORSCOM
7512  32 2828 WAB1FF 101ST ABN DIV    1ST ARMY   FORT CAMPBELL    FORSCOM



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