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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 140021
 
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Date:29-OCT-1971
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic V10 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
North American Rockwell OV-10A Bronco
Owner/operator:VAL-4, US Navy
Registration: 155394
MSN: 305-5
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:approx. 15 miles south-east of Phu Vinh, South Vietnam -   Vietnam
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Binh Thuy, South Vietnam
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Narrative:
Crashed after being hit by ground fire about 15 miles southeast of Phu Vinh, South Vietnam. Both crew - Lt R L Segar (pilot) and Lt E A Smith (co-pilot) - ejected and survived to be rescued by an Army SAR helicopter

Sources:

http://www.joebaugher.com/navy_serials/thirdseries19.html
http://web.archive.org/web/20160917114715/http://www.ejection-history.org.uk:80/Aircraft_by_Type/OV_10_BRONCO.htm
http://www.blackpony.org/


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
23-Nov-2011 11:44 Dr. John Smith Added

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