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Information on U.S. Army helicopter OH-6A tail number 67-16368
The Army purchased this helicopter 1068
Total flight hours at this point: 00000895
Unit: 163 AVN 101 ABN
This was a Combat incident. This helicopter was LOSS TO INVENTORY
This was a Recon mission for Armed Recon
While in Operations Area this helicopter was at Level Flight at 0020 feet and 040 knots.
UTM grid coordinates: YD439052
Count of hits was not possible because the helicopter burned or exploded.
Small Arms/Automatic Weapons; Gun launched non-explosive ballistic projectiles less than 20 mm in size. (7.62MM)
Systems damaged were: PERSONNEL
Casualties = 02 INJ . .
The helicopter Crashed. Aircraft Destroyed.
Both mission and flight capability were terminated.
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, JSIDR, CRAFX, MISC (Operations Report. Miscellaneous. Lindenmuth New Format Data Base. Joint Services Incident Damage Report. Crash Facts Message. )
Loss to Inventory
The following is Goldbook
information on US Army helicopter OH-6A tail number 67-16368
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 1068.
Please provide any additional information on this helicopter to the VHPA.
DATE FLT HRS UIC UNIT AREA POST COUNTRY 6810 1 1 W0MHAA DIR SUP / TRAN IN MAINT SHARPE AD AVCOM 6811 63 64 WAB3AA UNIT NOT KNOWN VIETNAM RVN 6812 0 64 WDX6AA 235 AVN CO VIETNAM RVN 6901 52 116 WAB1AA 101 ABNE DIV VIETNAM RVN 6902 26 142 WAB3T0 HHC 101ST AHB VIETNAM RVN 6903 38 180 WAB3T0 HHC 101ST AHB VIETNAM RVN 6904 55 235 WAB3T0 HHC 101ST AHB VIETNAM RVN 6905 24 259 WAB3T0 HHC 101ST AHB VIETNAM RVN 6906 23 282 WAB3T0 HHC 101ST AHB VIETNAM RVN 6907 47 329 WAB3T0 HHC 101ST AHB VIETNAM RVN 6908 57 386 WAB3T0 HHC 101ST AHB VIETNAM RVN 6909 62 448 WAB3T0 HC101 AHB 101AB VIETNAM RVN 6910 32 480 WAB3T0 HC101 AHB 101AB VIETNAM RVN 6911 53 533 WABCT0 2SQ 17AC 101ACD VIETNAM RVN 6912 22 555 WAB3T0 HC101 AHB 101AB VIETNAM RVN 7001 61 616 WAB3A0 A-101 AHB 101AB VIETNAM RVN 7002 81 697 WAB3A0 A-101 AHB 101AB VIETNAM RVN 7003 39 736 WFJ6AA 163 GS CO 101AC VIETNAM RVN 7004 61 797 WFJ6AA 163 GS CO 101AC VIETNAM RVN 7005 98 895 WFJ6AA 163 GS CO 101AC VIETNAM RVN
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