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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 245019
Last updated: 17 October 2021
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Date:06-FEB-1967
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic S61R model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Sikorsky HH-3E Sea King (S-61-R)
Owner/operator:United States Air Force (USAF)
Registration:
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 4 / Occupants: 5
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Bai Dinh Hamlet, Dan Hoa Village, Quang Binh Province -   Vietnam
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The helicopter was shot down by North Vietnamese antiaircraft fire. Four occupants died in the crash, one survived.

Sources:

https://eu.floridatoday.com/story/news/2018/08/22/vietnam-war-pilots-remains-identified-51-years-after-helicopter-crash/1023007002/
https://www.dpaa.mil/News-Stories/News-Releases/Article/1713622/airman-accounted-for-from-vietnam-war-kibbey-r/


Revision history:

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