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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 175424
Last updated: 19 April 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic B06 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bell OH-58A Kiowa
Owner/operator:North Carolina ANG US Army
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Lake Norman, off Highway 150, Sherill's Ford-Terrell area, NC -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Greensboro, North Carolina
Destination airport:Charlotte, North Carolina
Written off (destroyed) 16 July 1973: crashed and broke into pieces after striking a tall tree at approx 2305 hours in a wooded area on the edge of small lake off Lake Norman, off Highway 150, in the Sherill's Ford-Terrell area, while returning to Greensboro from Charlotte, North Carolina.

The two crew were killed: contemporary press reports named the two fatalities as Captain Larry E. Rollins [Pilot] and Staff Sgt Terrance W. Myers Jr.



Revision history:

15-Apr-2015 16:22 Dr. John Smith Added
11-Feb-2020 10:41 Anon. Updated [Operator, Location, Operator]

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