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Type:Silhouette image of generic H47 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing CH-47A Chinook
Owner/operator:United States Army Aviation
Registration: 64-13138
MSN: B.110
Fatalities:Fatalities: 20 / Occupants: 20
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Di Linh, SVN -   Vietnam
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Nhon Co, SVN
Destination airport:
Crashed during combat mission 13 nm northwest of Nhon Co while deployed to a forward base. All five crew and 15 passengers killed.

Sources: *
La Nacion 5 May 1966, p48

Revision history:

01-Aug-2010 13:50 TB Added
08-Apr-2012 16:33 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Source, Narrative]
08-Apr-2012 16:37 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Departure airport, Narrative]
26-Mar-2013 11:45 Uli Elch Updated [Time, Source, Narrative]
26-Mar-2013 11:46 Uli Elch Updated [Location]
18-Dec-2016 20:25 TB Updated [Time, Operator, Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
24-Dec-2016 17:03 TB Updated [Operator]

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