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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 60165
 
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Date:24-DEC-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:20th TASSqn /504 TASGp USAF (20th TASSqn /504 TASGp United States Air Force)
Registration: 67-14667
MSN: 305-75
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:15 miles SE of Muang Fangdeng -   Laos
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Pleiku AFB, South Vietnam
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Narrative:
Captain Timothy Michael Tucker was a Forward Air Controller assigned to the 20th Tactical Air Support Squadron at Da Nang, and flying from Pleiku, South Vietnam. He and his observer, 1st Lt. William R. FInn were flying an OV-10A (67-14667) when they were shot down about 15 miles southwest of Muang Fangdeng in the extreme southern tip of Laos, controlling fighters on a hot night insertion. A six-day search was conducted but nothing was found

Sources:

[LINK NOT WORKING ANYMORE:http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/1967.htm]l
http://web.archive.org/web/20160917114715/http://www.ejection-history.org.uk:80/Aircraft_by_Type/OV_10_BRONCO.htm
https://airforce.togetherweserved.com/usaf/servlet/tws.webapp.WebApp?cmd=ShadowBoxProfile&type=Person&ID=81750


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
23-Nov-2011 13:53 Dr. John Smith Updated [Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
23-Nov-2011 13:54 Dr. John Smith Updated [Registration, Cn]
23-Nov-2011 13:57 Dr. John Smith Updated [Date]
06-May-2021 08:31 Adell Updated [Operator, Location, Departure airport, Operator]

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