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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 71252
Last updated: 23 October 2021
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Date:20-JAN-1966
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic S61R model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Sikorsky HH-3E Sea King (S-61R)
Owner/operator:United States Air Force (USAF)
Registration: 65-12778
MSN: 61-553
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Laos -   Laos
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Shot down on SAR mission for crashed Avenger pilot. Date also reported as 20.10.1966.

Sources:

https://911gfx.nexus.net/aircraftlosses.html
scramble.nl
angelfire.com


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
09-Jan-2010 07:24 TB Added
09-Jan-2010 10:44 TB Updated [Location, Narrative]
30-Jan-2010 11:39 TB Updated [Total occupants, Location, Country, Source, Narrative]
20-Dec-2012 10:19 TB Updated [Operator, Source, Narrative]

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