Helicopter UH-1H 68-16298Information on U.S. Army helicopter UH-1H tail
The Army purchased this helicopter 0969
Total flight hours
at this point: 00000612
Unit: 61 AHC
This was a Combat
incident. This helicopter was LOSS TO INVENTORY
for Troop Extraction , Hot
While in PickUp Zone this helicopter was on the Ground at 0000 feet and
UTM grid coordinates: BR860725
1 hits from:
Explosive Weapon; Non-Artillery launched or static weapons
containing explosive charges. (60MMRPG)
causing an Explosion.
damaged were: FUEL SYS, PERSONNEL
Casualties = 04 WIA, 01 INJ . .
Both mission and flight capability were
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, CASRP, FM385, CRAFX, JSIDR (Operations Report.
Lindenmuth New Format Data Base. Joint Services Incident Damage Report. Crash
Facts Message. Casualty Report. )
Loss to Inventory
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 0969.
Please provide any additional information on this
helicopter to the VHPA.
DATE FLT HRS UIC UNIT AREA POST COUNTRY
6909 0 0 W0Y6AA INTRANSIT IN TRANSIT AVCOMCTR
6910 0 0 3300 HHD 44 ENG GP THAILAND PACIFIC
6911 145 145 WAYPAA 61 ASLT HEL CO VIETNAM RVN
6912 51 196 WAYPAA 61 ASLT HEL CO VIETNAM RVN
7001 111 307 WAYPAA 61 ASLT HEL CO VIETNAM RVN
7002 138 445 WAYPAA 61 ASLT HEL CO VIETNAM RVN
7003 167 612 WAYPAA 61 ASLT HEL CO VIETNAM RVN
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VHPA Head Quarters or Gary Roush or Mike Law
Printed from databases on: 08/27/00
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