While on a sniffer mission, the pilot descended down the first hill and started up a second hill in a cyclic climb and the aircraft failed to respond so pilot applied more aft cyclic. The pilot experienced feed back and hit a tree which caused anti-torque failure. The aircraft began to spin and was autorotated into trees
This record was last updated on 04/13/97
The following is Goldbook information on US Army helicopter UH-1H tail number
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 0767.
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DATE FLT HRS UIC UNIT AREA POST COUNTRY 6707 0 0 1776 USARV FLT DET VIETNAM RVN 6708 22 22 1776 BELL HCPTR BAILMENT FT WORTH AVCOM 6709 6 28 1776 BELL HCPTR BAILMENT FT WORTH AVCOM 6710 0 28 1776 BELL HCPTR BAILMENT FT WORTH AVCOM 6711 0 28 3300 355 AVN CO 4TH ARMY FORT SILL 4TH ARMY 6712 42 70 WAYPAA 61 ASLT HEL CO VIETNAM RVN 6801 38 108 WAYPAA 61 ASLT HEL CO VIETNAM RVN 6802 71 179 WAYPAA 61 ASLT HEL CO VIETNAM RVN 6803 123 302 WAYPAA 61 ASLT HEL CO VIETNAM RVN 6804 96 398 WCLNAA 79 TRANS CO VIETNAM RVN
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