Helicopter UH-1H 66-01109

Information on U.S. Army helicopter UH-1H tail number 66-01109
The Army purchased this helicopter 0167
Total flight hours at this point: 00001808
Date: 11/15/69
Accident case number: 691115141
Unit: 119 AHC
The station for this helicopter was Pleiku in
Number killed in accident = 0 . . Injured = 0 . . Passengers = 2
costing 1200
Source(s) from which the incident was created or updated: Army Aviation Safety Center database.

Crew Members:
AC W1 SUMEY KC
P W1 BREHENY NJ
CE E5 GARRISON JC
G E4 TATE JA

Passengers:
 O4 JP FERNALD, LCO, G; MS, MS, G;


Accident Summary:

 AT APPROXIMATELY 0845 ON 15 NOVEMBER 1969 AIRCRAFT DEPARTED HENSEL AAF FOR AN KHE AAF TO TRANSPORT THREE PASSENGERS. SHORTLY AFTER TAKEOFF THE GUNNER NOTICED AN UNUSUAL NOISE COMING FROM WHAT HE THOUGHT TO BE THE ENGINE COMPARTMENT. THE NOISE STOPPED FOR A SHORT TIME AND THEN RETURNED, ACCOMPANIED BY A VIBRATION IN THE ANTI-TORQUE PEDALS. THE AIRCRAFT COMMANDER DIAGNISED THE PROBLEM AS AN IMPENDING TRANSMISSION SIEZURE AND INITIATED A DESCENT FROM ALTITUDE OF 100' AGL THE NOSE BECAME EVEN LOUDER AND THE VIBRATION WAS MORE PRONOUNCED. ALL INSTRUMENTS WERE IN THE GREEN, ALTHOUGH THE TRANSMISSION OIL TEMPERATURE HAD RISEN SLIGHTLY. FEELING THAT THE TRANSMISSION WOULD SEIZE PRIOR TO HIS ARRIVAL AT HOLLOWAY THE AIRCRAFT COMMANDER ELECTED TO MAKE A PRECAUTIONARY LANDING, DOWNWIND. DAMAGE CONSISTED OF BENT SKIDS AND CROSS TUBES AND SHEET METAL DAMAGE ON THE BOTTOM OF THE AIRCRAFT.\\


Information on U.S. Army helicopter UH-1H tail number 66-01109
The Army purchased this helicopter 0167
Total flight hours at this point: 00002774
Date: 08/06/71
Accident case number: 710806061
Unit: D/229 AVN
The station for this helicopter was Bear Cat in
Number killed in accident = 0 . . Injured = 0 . . Passengers = 0
costing 2000
Source(s) from which the incident was created or updated: Army Aviation Safety Center database.

Crew Members:
AC O3 SEELY RC

Accident Summary:

 WHILE COMING TO EXTRACT BLUES, AIRCRAFT HAD A TAIL ROTOR STRIKE. AIRCRAFT WAS FLOWN BACK TO FSB ROCK.\\


The following is Goldbook information on US Army helicopter UH-1D tail number 66-01109
It is provided here as an ESTIMATE of the history of this helicopter and is not intended to be the final authority.
This helicopter was purchased by the US Army in 0167.
Please provide any additional information on this helicopter to the VHPA.

DATE  FLT HRS    UIC      UNIT          AREA          POST          COUNTRY
6701  13   13 W0VM4B 189 AVN CO       5THARMY    FORT CARSON      5TH ARMY       
6702  23   36 W0VM4B 189 AVN CO       5THARMY    FORT CARSON      5TH ARMY       
6703  24   60 W0VM4B 189 AVN CO       5THARMY    FORT CARSON      5TH ARMY       
6704   0   60 W0VM4B 189 AVN CO       5TH ARMY   FORT CARSON      5TH ARMY      
6705   0   60 W0VM4B 189 AVN CO       5TH ARMY   FORT CARSON      5TH ARMY      
6706   0   60 W0VM4B 189 AVN CO       5TH ARMY   FORT CARSON      5TH ARMY      
6707   0   60 W0VM4B 189 AVN CO       5TH ARMY   FORT CARSON      5TH ARMY      
6708   0   60 W0VM4B 189 AVN CO       5TH ARMY   FORT CARSON      5TH ARMY      
6709   0   60 W0VM4B 189 AVN CO       5TH ARMY   FORT CARSON      5TH ARMY      
6710   0   60 3285   BELL HCPTR       BAILMENT   FT WORTH         AVCOM    
6711  67  127 3285   355 AVN CO       4TH ARMY   FORT SILL        4TH ARMY  
6712 149  276 3285   355 AVN CO       4TH ARMY   FORT SILL        4TH ARMY  
6801  50  326 3285   355 AVN CO       4TH ARMY   FORT SILL        4TH ARMY  
6802   0  326 3364   355 AVN CO       4TH ARMY   FORT SILL        4TH ARMY 
6803   0  326 3364   355 AVN CO       4TH ARMY   FORT SILL        4TH ARMY 
6804   0  326 3364   BELL HCPTR       BAILMENT   FT WORTH         AVCOM     
6805  56  382 WCDXAA 2D SIGNAL GRP    VIETNAM                     RVN     
6806  82  464 WCDXAA 2D SIGNAL GRP    VIETNAM                     RVN     
6807 111  575 WCDXAA 2D SIGNAL GRP    VIETNAM                     RVN     
6808 100  675 WCDXAA 2D SIGNAL GRP    VIETNAM                     RVN     
6809 100  775 WCDXAA 2D SIGNAL GRP    VIETNAM                     RVN     
6810   7  782 WCDXAA 119 AVN CO       VIETNAM                     RVN     
6811   0  782 WAYAAA 119 AVN CO       VIETNAM                     RVN     
6812  24  806 WAYAAA 119 AVN CO       VIETNAM                     RVN     
6901 131  937 WAYAAA 119 AVN CO       VIETNAM                     RVN     
6902 127 1064 WAYAAA 119 AVN CO       VIETNAM                     RVN     
6903  81 1145 WAYAAA 119 AVN CO       VIETNAM                     RVN     
6904  28 1173 WAYAAA 119 AVN CO       VIETNAM                     RVN     
6905 100 1273 WAYAAA 119 AVN CO       VIETNAM                     RVN     
6906  99 1372 WAYAAA 119 AVN CO       VIETNAM                     RVN     
6907  81 1453 WAYAAA 119 AVN CO       VIETNAM                     RVN     
6908 122 1575 WAYAAA 119 AVN CO       VIETNAM                     RVN     
6909  93 1668 WAYAAA 119 AVN CO       VIETNAM                     RVN     
6910 108 1776 WAYAAA 119 AVN CO       VIETNAM                     RVN     
6911  32 1808 WC5CAA 572ND MI DET     VIETNAM                     RVN     
6912   0 1808 WC5CAA 572ND MI DET     VIETNAM                     RVN     
7001   2 1810 WC5CAA 604 TRANS CO     VIETNAM                     RVN     
7002  88 1898 WDUVAA 189 ASLT HEL CO  VIETNAM                     RVN     
7003  28 1926 WC5CAA 604 TRANS CO     VIETNAM                     RVN     
7004   0 1926 WCLNAA 79 TRANS CO      VIETNAM                     RVN     
7005   0 1926 W0MUAA ARADMAC          IN MAINT   NAVAL AIR STN    AVCOM        
7006   0 1926 W0MUAA ARADMAC          IN MAINT   NAVAL AIR STN    AVCOM        
7007   0 1926 W0MUAA ARADMAC          IN MAINT   NAVAL AIR STN    AVCOM        
7008   2 1928 W0MUAA ARADMAC          IN MAINT   NAVAL AIR STN    AVCOM        
7009   1 1929 WHB1AA 166 TRANS CO     VIETNAM                     RVN     
7010  94 2023 WAAXC0 COC 229ABAH1CAV  VIETNAM                     RVN      
7011  80 2103 WAAXC0 COC 229ABAH1CAV  VIETNAM                     RVN      
7012  91 2194 WAAXC0 COC 229ABAH1CAV  VIETNAM                     RVN      
7101  32 2226 WAAXC0 C 229TH BN       VIETNAM                     RVN     
7102  94 2320 WAAXC0 C 229TH BN       VIETNAM                     RVN     
7103 126 2446 WAAXC0 C 229TH BN       VIETNAM                     RVN     
7104 136 2582 WAAXC0 166 TRANS CO     VIETNAM                     RVN     
7105  58 2640 WAAXC0 C 229TH BN       VIETNAM                     RVN     
7106   0 2640 WAAXC0 D 229TH BN       VIETNAM                     RVN     
7107  63 2703 WAAXD0 D 229TH BN       VIETNAM                     RVN     
7108  71 2774 WAAXD0 D 229TH BN       VIETNAM                     RVN     
7109  44 2818 WAAXD0 D 229TH BN       VIETNAM                     RVN     
7110  49 2867 WAAXD0 D 229TH BN       VIETNAM                     RVN     
7111  84 2951 WAAXD0 D 229TH BN       VIETNAM                     RVN     
7112   0 2951 WAAXD0 D 229TH BN       VIETNAM                     RVN     
7201  43 2994 WAAXD0 D 229TH BN       VIETNAM                     RVN     
7202  62 3056 WAAXD0 D 229TH BN       VIETNAM                     RVN     
7203  47 3103 WAAXD0 D 229TH BN       VIETNAM                     RVN     
7204  43 3146 WAAXD0 D 229TH BN       VIETNAM                     RVN     
7205  41 3187 WAAXD0 D 229TH BN       VIETNAM                     RVN     
7206  36 3223 WAAXD0 D 229TH BN       VIETNAM                     RVN     
7207   0 3223 WAAXD0 D 229TH BN       VIETNAM                     RVN     
7208   0 3223 W0Y6AA AVSCOM PROJECT   LOAN       ST LOUIS         AVSCOM       
7209   0 3223 W0Y6AA ARADMAC          IN MAINT   NAVAL AIR STN    AVSCOM       
7210   0 3223 W0Y6AA ARADMAC          IN MAINT   NAVAL AIR STN    AVSCOM       
7211   0 3223 W0Y6AA ARADMAC          IN MAINT   NAVAL AIR STN    AVSCOM       
7212   0 3223 W0MUAA ARADMAC          IN TRANSIT NAVAL AIR STN    AVSCOM         
7301   0 3223 W0MUAA AVSCOM PROJECT   LOAN       ST LOUIS         AVSCOM        
7302   0 3223 W0MUAA ARADMAC          IN MAINT   NAVAL AIR STN    AVSCOM        
7303   0 3223 W0MUAA ARADMAC          IN MAINT   NAVAL AIR STN    AVSCOM        
7304   0 3223 W0MUAA ARADMAC          IN MAINT   NAVAL AIR STN    AVSCOM        
7305   0 3223 W0MUAA ARADMAC          IN MAINT   NAVAL AIR STN    AVSCOM        
7306   0 3223 W0MUAA ARADMAC          IN MAINT   NAVAL AIR STN    AVSCOM        
7307   0 3223 W0MUAA ARADMAC          IN MAINT   NAVAL AIR STN    AVSCOM        
7308   0 3223 W0MUAA ARADMAC          IN MAINT   NAVAL AIR STN    AVSCOM        
7309   0 3223 W0MUAA ARADMAC          IN MAINT   NAVAL AIR STN    AVSCOM        
7310   0 3223 W0MUAA ARADMAC          IN STORAGE NAVAL AIR STN    AVSCOM          
7311   0 3223 W0MUAA SUPPLY DIV       5TH ARMY   FORT SILL        TRADOC       
7312   0 3223 W0MUAA ARADMAC          IN MAINT   NAVAL AIR STN    AVSCOM        
7401   0 3223 W0MUAA ARADMAC          IN MAINT   NAVAL AIR STN    AVSCOM        
7402   2 3225 W0MUAA ARADMAC          IN STORAGE NAVAL AIR STN    AVSCOM          
7403  10 3235 W0MUAA SUPPLY DIV       5TH ARMY   FORT KNOX        TRADOC        
7404  40 3275 W1DZAA USAAVNS          1ST ARMY   FORT RUCKER      TRADOCAS        
7405  45 3320 W1DZAA USAAVNS          1ST ARMY   FORT RUCKER      TRADOCAS        
7409  61 3622 W1DZAA USAAVNS          1ST ARMY   FORT RUCKER      TRADOCAS        
7410  97 3719 W1DZAA USAAVNS          1ST ARMY   FORT RUCKER      TRADOCAS        
7411  62 3781 W1DZAA USAAVNS          1ST ARMY   FORT RUCKER      TRADOCAS        
7412  70 3851 W1DZAA USAAVNS          1ST ARMY   FORT RUCKER      TRADOCAS        
7501  44 3895 W1DZAA USAAVNS          1ST ARMY   FORT RUCKER      TRADOCAS        
7502  56 3951 W1DZAA USAAVNS          1ST ARMY   FORT RUCKER      TRADOCAS        
7503  23 3974 W1DZAA USAAVNS          1ST ARMY   FORT RUCKER      TRADOCAS        
7504  40 4014 W1DZAA USAAVNS          1ST ARMY   FORT RUCKER      TRADOCAS        
7505   0 4014 W1DZAA USAAVNS          1ST ARMY   FORT RUCKER      TRADOCAS        
7506  20 4034 W1DZAA USAAVNS          1ST ARMY   FORT RUCKER      TRADOCAS        
7507  12 4046 W1DZAA USAAVNS          1ST ARMY   FORT RUCKER      TRADOCAS        
7509 103 4204 W1DZAA USAAVNS          1ST ARMY   FORT RUCKER      TRADOCAS         
7510  53 4257 W1DZAA USAAVNS          1ST ARMY   FORT RUCKER      TRADOCAS        
7511 116 4373 W1DZAA USAAVNS          1ST ARMY   FORT RUCKER      TRADOCAS         
7512  66 4439 W0U902 USAAVNS          1ST ARMY   FORT RUCKER      TRADOCAS        


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