Helicopter UH-1C 65-09558

Information on U.S. Army helicopter UH-1C tail number 65-09558
The Army purchased this helicopter 0566
Total flight hours at this point: 00000802
Date: 09/30/67
Accident case number: 670930031
Unit: BELL HCPTR
Number killed in accident = 0 . . Injured = 0 . . Passengers = 0
costing 48000
Source(s) from which the incident was created or updated: Army Aviation Safety Center database.

Crew Members:
AC W1 WOOD BF
P W1 ANDERSON HD
CE E5 GILLELAN JO
G E5 DAVIDSON PC

Accident Summary:

While hovering for take off a approximately six feet, the RPM decreased rapidly. The aircraft bounced twice, turned 180 degrees to the right hooking the left skid in the ground causing the aircraft to roll on its left side.

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Information on U.S. Army helicopter UH-1C tail number 65-09558
The Army purchased this helicopter 0566
Total flight hours at this point: 00000802
Date: 10/14/67
Unit: BELL HCPTR
This was a Combat incident. This helicopter was REPAIRED IN THEATER
This was an Unknown mission
Unknown this helicopter was Unknown at UNK feet and UNK knots.
Not Reported
Helicopter took 1 hits from:
Small Arms/Automatic Weapons; Gun launched non-explosive ballistic projectiles less than 20 mm in size. (7.62MM)
Systems damaged were: STRUCTURE
The armor protecting the personnel was effective.
The helicopter Continued Flight.
The aircraft continued and accomplished all mission objectives.
Original source(s) and document(s) from which the incident was created or updated: Survivability/Vulnerability Information Analysis Center Helicopter database. Also: LNOF, 74759, ARADM (Lindenmuth Old Format Data Base. )

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Information on U.S. Army helicopter UH-1C tail number 65-09558
The Army purchased this helicopter 0566
Total flight hours at this point: 00000802
Date: 12/06/67
Unit: ARADMAC
This was a Combat incident. This helicopter was REPAIRED IN THEATER
for Close Air Support
While in Target Area this helicopter was Attacking at 1100 feet and UNK knots.
South Vietnam
Helicopter took 1 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 Forward area
Systems damaged were: MAIN ROTOR SYS
The helicopter Continued Flight.
The aircraft continued and accomplished all mission objectives.
for 50.00
Original source(s) and document(s) from which the incident was created or updated: Survivability/Vulnerability Information Analysis Center Helicopter database. Also: LNOF, 74335, FM232 (Lindenmuth Old Format Data Base. )

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Information on U.S. Army helicopter UH-1C tail number 65-09558
The Army purchased this helicopter 0566
Total flight hours at this point: 00000802
Date: 12/07/67
Unit: ARADMAC
This was a Combat incident. This helicopter was UNK
for Close Air Support
While in Target Area this helicopter was Attacking at 0800 feet and UNK knots.
South Vietnam
Helicopter took 1 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 Passenger Cargo Section
Systems damaged were: PERSONNEL, STRUCTURE
Casualties = 01 WIA . .
The helicopter Continued Flight.
The aircraft was diverted prior to accomplishing any mission objectives.
for 50.00
Original source(s) and document(s) from which the incident was created or updated: Survivability/Vulnerability Information Analysis Center Helicopter database. Also: LNOF, 74341, FM232 (Lindenmuth Old Format Data Base. )

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The following is Goldbook information on US Army helicopter UH-1B tail number 65-09558
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 0566.
Please provide any additional information on this helicopter to the VHPA.

DATE  FLT HRS    UIC      UNIT          AREA          POST          COUNTRY
6610  52  177 3363   BELL HCPTR       BAILMENT   FT WORTH         AVCOM     
6611  91  268 3363   ARMY AVN DIV     6TH ARMY   DUGWAY PG        TEVALCOM      
6612  31  299 3363   ARMY AVN DIV     6TH ARMY   DUGWAY PG        TEVALCOM      
6701  48  347 3363   ARMY AVN DIV     6TH ARMY   DUGWAY PG        TEVALCOM      
6702  46  393 3363   ARMY AVN DIV     6TH ARMY   DUGWAY PG        TEVALCOM      
6703  74  467 3363   POST SUPPLY      6TH ARMY   FORT ORD         6TH ARMY    
6704  13  480 3363   ARMY AVN DIV     6TH ARMY   DUGWAY PG        TEVALCOM      
6705  86  566 3363   ARMY AVN DIV     6TH ARMY   DUGWAY PG        TEVALCOM      
6706  76  642 3363   USARV FLT DET    VIETNAM                     RVN     
6707  66  708 3363   USARV FLT DET    VIETNAM                     RVN     
6708  54  762 3363   BELL HCPTR       BAILMENT   FT WORTH         AVCOM     
6709  40  802 3363   BELL HCPTR       BAILMENT   FT WORTH         AVCOM     
6710   0  802 3363   BELL HCPTR       BAILMENT   FT WORTH         AVCOM     
6711   0  802 3363   355 AVN CO       4TH ARMY   FORT SILL        4TH ARMY 
6712   0  802 W0MUAA ARADMAC          4TH ARMY   NAVAL AIR STA    AVCOM         
6801   0  802 W0MUAA ARADMAC          IN MAINT   NAVAL AIR STN    AVCOM        
6802   0  802 W0MUAA ARADMAC          IN MAINT   NAVAL AIR STN    AVCOM        
6803   0  802 W0MUAA ARADMAC          IN MAINT   NAVAL AIR STN    AVCOM        
6804   0  802 W0MUAA ARADMAC          IN MAINT   NAVAL AIR STN    AVCOM        
6805   0  802 W0MUAA ARADMAC          IN MAINT   NAVAL AIR STN    AVCOM        
6806   9  811 W0MUAA ARADMAC          IN STORAGE NAVAL AIR STN    AVCOM          
6807   0  811 W0MUAA ARADMAC          IN STORAGE NAVAL AIR STN    AVCOM          
6808   0  811 W0MUAA ARADMAC          IN STORAGE NAVAL AIR STN    AVCOM          
6809  24  835 W0U36P DIR MAT MAIN AB  3RD ARMY   FORT BRAGG       3RD ARMY         
6810   0  835 W0U36P DIR MAT MAIN AB  3RD ARMY   FORT BRAGG       3RD ARMY         
6811   0  835 W0U36P DIR MAT MAIN AB  3RD ARMY   FORT BRAGG       3RD ARMY         
6812   0  835 W0U36P DIR MAT MAIN AB  3RD ARMY   FORT BRAGG       3RD ARMY         
6901   0  835 W0U36P DIR MAT MAIN AB  3RD ARMY   FORT BRAGG       3RD ARMY         
6902   0  835 W0U36P DIR MAT MAIN AB  3RD ARMY   FORT BRAGG       3RD ARMY         
6903   1  836 WFJ8C0 C 4-77ATY 101AC  VIETNAM                     RVN     
6904   0  836 WFJ8C0 C 4-77ATY 101AC  VIETNAM                     RVN     
6905  90  926 WFJ8C0 C 4-77ATY 101AC  VIETNAM                     RVN     
6906  80 1006 WFJ8C0 C 4-77ATY 101AC  VIETNAM                     RVN     
6907  48 1054 WAB0C0 C TP 2-17 101AB  VIETNAM                     RVN     
6908  87 1141 WAB0C0 C TP 2-17 101AB  VIETNAM                     RVN     
6909  62 1203 WAB0C0 C TP 2-17 101AB  VIETNAM                     RVN     
6910  82 1285 WAB0C0 C TP 2-17 101AB  VIETNAM                     RVN     
6911  34 1319 WAB0T0 2SQ 17AC 101ACD  VIETNAM                     RVN     
6912   9 1328 WAB0T0 2SQ 17AC 101ACD  VIETNAM                     RVN     
7001   4 1332 WAB3A0 A-101 AHB 101AB  VIETNAM                     RVN     
7002  13 1345 WAB3A0 A-101 AHB 101AB  VIETNAM                     RVN     
7003   4 1349 WFJ3A0 COA 5TC BN101AC  VIETNAM                     RVN     
7004   0 1349 WE4HAA 142 TC DS        VIETNAM                     RVN     
7005   0 1349 WE4HAA 142 TC DS        VIETNAM                     RVN     
7006   0 1349 W0MUAA ARADMAC          IN MAINT   NAVAL AIR STN    AVCOM        
7007   0 1349 W0MUAA ARADMAC          IN MAINT   NAVAL AIR STN    AVCOM        
7008   0 1349 W0MUAA ARADMAC          IN MAINT   NAVAL AIR STN    AVCOM        
7009   0 1349 W0MUAA ARADMAC          IN MAINT   NAVAL AIR STN    AVCOM        
7010   0 1349 W0MUAA ARADMAC          IN MAINT   NAVAL AIR STN    AVCOM        
7011   0 1349 W0MUAA ARADMAC          IN MAINT   NAVAL AIR STN    AVCOM        
7012   0 1349 W0MUAA ARADMAC          IN MAINT   NAVAL AIR STN    AVCOM        
7101   0 1349 W0MUAA ARADMAC          IN MAINT   NAVAL AIR STN    AVSCOM        
7102   0 1349 W0MUAA ARADMAC          IN MAINT   NAVAL AIR STN    AVSCOM        
7103   0 1349 W2WJAA BEL HEL          BAILMENT   FT WORTH         AVSCOM      
7104   0 1349 W2WJAA BEL HEL          BAILMENT   FT WORTH         AVSCOM      
7105   0 1349 W2WJAA BEL HEL          BAILMENT   FT WORTH         AVSCOM      
7106   0 1349 W2WJAA BEL HEL          BAILMENT   FT WORTH         AVSCOM      
7107   5 1354 W2WJAA BEL HEL          BAILMENT   FT WORTH         AVSCOM      
7108   0 1354 W2WJAA BEL HEL          BAILMENT   FT WORTH         AVSCOM      
7109   0 1354 W2WJAA BEL HEL          BAILMENT   FT WORTH         AVSCOM      
7110  19 1373 WQUZAA                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7111  17 1390 WQUZAA                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7112  23 1413 WQUZAA                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7201  16 1429 WQUZAA                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7202  25 1454 WQUZAA                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7203  32 1486 WQUZAA                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7204  21 1507 WQUZAA                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7205  56 1563 WQUZAA                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7206  39 1602 WQUZAA                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7207  35 1637 WQUZAA                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7208   3 1640 WQUZAA                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7209   0 1640 WQUZAA                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7210   0 1640 WQUZAA                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7211   0 1640 WQUZAA                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7212   0 1640 WQUZAA                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7301   1 1641 WQUZAA                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7302  25 1666 WQUZAA                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7303  10 1676 WQUZAA                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7304  26 1702 WQUZAA                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7305  10 1712 WQUZAA                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7306   5 1717 WQUZAA                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7307   7 1724 WQUZAA                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7308  10 1734 WQYZAA                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7309  20 1754 WQUZAA                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7310   2 1756 WQUZAA                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7311  21 1777 WQUZAA                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7312  14 1791 WQUZAA                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7401   4 1795 WQUZAA                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7402  16 1811 WPZ7D0                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7403  20 1831 WPZ7D0                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7404  18 1849 WPZ7D0                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7405  21 1870 WPZ7D0                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7405  21 1870 WPZ7D0                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7406   1 1871 WPZ7D0                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7409   2 1873 WPZ7D0                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7410  10 1883 WPZ7D0                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7411   0 1883 WPZ7D0                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7412  20 1903 WPZ7D0                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7501   5 1908 WPZ7D0                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7502   8 1916 WPZ7D0                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7503  19 1935 WPZ7D0                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7504   5 1940 WPZ7D0                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7505  19 1959 WPZ7D0                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7506  11 1970 WPZ7D0                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7507  35 2005 WPZ7D0                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7508   1 2006 WPZ7D0                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7509  11 2017 WPZ7D0                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7510   0 2017 WPZ7D0                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7511  19 2036 WPZ7D0                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7512   6 2042 WPZ7D0                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI

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