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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 154440
 
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Date:13-MAY-1970
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic H47 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing CH-47C Chinook
Owner/operator:US Army
Registration: 68-15837
MSN: B.549
Fatalities:Fatalities: 4 / Occupants: 29
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:New Plei Djerang -   Vietnam
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Phu Hiep in South Vietnam
Destination airport:New Plei Djerang
Narrative:
The helicopter crash landed on a truck, resulting in 4 fatalities and 25 injured.

Sources:

- JF Baugher
http://www.cacti35th.org/regiment/history/aars/aar235/aar_051370_helocrash.htm


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
26-Mar-2013 13:26 Uli Elch Added
26-Mar-2013 13:34 Uli Elch Updated [Date, Registration, Cn, Location, Phase, Narrative]
09-Apr-2015 06:59 gerard57 Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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