Helicopter UH-1H 66-16865

Information on U.S. Army helicopter UH-1H tail number 66-16865
The Army purchased this helicopter 0967
Total flight hours at this point: 00002370
Date: 04/28/70
Accident case number: 700428021
Unit: 189 AHC
The station for this helicopter was Camp Holloway? in
Number killed in accident = 0 . . Injured = 0 . . Passengers = 0
costing 7000
Source(s) from which the incident was created or updated: Army Aviation Safety Center database.

Crew Members:
AC W1 BROOKS K

Accident Summary:

 ON LDG ACFT STARTED TO FALL THROUGH CREW STARTED THROWING SUPPLIES OFF ACFT CAUSING CENTER OF GRAVITY VARIATION M/R BLADES STRUCK TREES ICDT DMG \


Information on U.S. Army helicopter UH-1H tail number 66-16865
The Army purchased this helicopter 0967
Total flight hours at this point: 00002628
Date: 07/20/70
Accident case number: 700720031
Unit: 189 AHC
The station for this helicopter was Pleiku in
Number killed in accident = 0 . . Injured = 0 . . Passengers = 0
costing 6000
Source(s) from which the incident was created or updated: Army Aviation Safety Center database.

Crew Members:
AC SAUNDERS WD

Accident Summary:

 AIRCRAFT AT STABILIZED HOVER 6 FEET ON A PINNACLE AIRCRAFT AT STABILIS LZ WITH CO-PILOT AT CONTROLS. AS TROOPS GOT OFF, ONE GRABBED THE CREW CHIEFS MIKE CORD CUTTING OFF CMMO WITH THE PILOT. AIRCRAFT DRIFTED TO LEFT REAR AND BLADES STRUCK A TREE.\\


The following is Goldbook information on US Army helicopter UH-1H tail number 66-16865
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 0967.
Please provide any additional information on this helicopter to the VHPA.

DATE  FLT HRS    UIC      UNIT          AREA          POST          COUNTRY
6709   7    7 9221   BELL HCPTR       BAILMENT   FT WORTH         AVCOM    
6710   0    7 9221   BELL HCPTR       BAILMENT   FT WORTH         AVCOM    
6711   0    7 9221   355 AVN CO       4TH ARMY   FORT SILL        4TH ARMY
6712   0    7 9221   355 AVN CO       4TH ARMY   FORT SILL        4TH ARMY
6801   1    8 W0MCAA RED RIVER AD     4TH ARMY   RED RIVER AD     AMC         
6802   9   17 WFELAA 162 ASLT HEL CO  VIETNAM                     RVN     
6803 110  127 W0Y6AA OS TO CONUS      ITR CONUS                   AVCOMITR  
6804 142  269 W0Y6AA OS TO CONUS      ITR CONUS                   AVCOMITR  
6805 145  414 W0Y6AA INTRANSIT        IN TRANSIT                  AVCOMCTR 
6806 127  541 W0Y6AA OS TO CONUS      ITR CONUS                   AVCOMITR  
6807 160  701 WFELAA 162 ASLT HEL CO  VIETNAM                     RVN     
6808 151  852 WFELAA 162 ASLT HEL CO  VIETNAM                     RVN     
6809 116  968 WC3HAA 128 ASLT HEL CO  VIETNAM                     RVN     
6810 129 1097 WC3HAA 128 ASLT HEL CO  VIETNAM                     RVN     
6811 106 1203 WC3HAA 128 ASLT HEL CO  VIETNAM                     RVN     
6812 120 1323 WC3HAA 128 ASLT HEL CO  VIETNAM                     RVN     
6901 127 1450 WC3HAA 128 ASLT HEL CO  VIETNAM                     RVN     
6902 107 1557 WC3HAA 128 ASLT HEL CO  VIETNAM                     RVN     
6903 107 1664 WC3HAA 128 ASLT HEL CO  VIETNAM                     RVN     
6904  99 1763 WC3HAA 128 ASLT HEL CO  VIETNAM                     RVN     
6905 112 1875 WC3HAA 128 ASLT HEL CO  VIETNAM                     RVN     
6906  89 1964 WC3HAA 128 ASLT HEL CO  VIETNAM                     RVN     
6907  99 2063 WC3HAA 128 ASLT HEL CO  VIETNAM                     RVN     
6908 114 2177 WC3HAA 128 ASLT HEL CO  VIETNAM                     RVN     
6909   0 2177 W0MUAA ARADMAC          IN MAINT   NAVAL AIR STN    AVCOM        
6910   0 2177 8003   HHD 44 ENG GP    THAILAND                    PACIFIC 
6911   0 2177 8003   HHD 44 ENG GP    THAILAND                    PACIFIC 
6912   0 2177 8003   HHD 44 ENG GP    THAILAND                    PACIFIC 
7001   0 2180 8003   7 CORPS SPT COM  GERMANY                     EUROPE   
7002   0 2180 WDFHAA HHC 520T BN34GP  VIETNAM                     RVN     
7003  50 2230 WDUVAA 189 ASLT HEL CO  VIETNAM                     RVN     
7004 140 2370 WDUVAA 189 ASLT HEL CO  VIETNAM                     RVN     
7005 127 2497 WDUVAA 189 ASLT HEL CO  VIETNAM                     RVN     
7006  71 2568 WDUVAA 189 ASLT HEL CO  VIETNAM                     RVN     
7007  60 2628 WDUVAA 189 ASLT HEL CO  VIETNAM                     RVN     
7008   0 2628 3326   AVN SEC EBD      6TH ARMY   FORT ORD         CBTDVCOM     
7009  89 2717 WDUVAA 189 ASLT HEL CO  VIETNAM                     RVN     
7010  97 2814 WDUVAA 189 ASLT HEL CO  VIETNAM                     RVN     
7011   5 2819 WC4YAA 170 ASLT HEL CO  VIETNAM                     RVN     
7012 135 2954 WC4YAA 170 ASLT HEL CO  VIETNAM                     RVN     
7101  29 2983 WC4YAA 170 AHC          VIETNAM                     RVN     
7102   0 2983 WC5CAA 604TH TRANS CO   VIETNAM                     RVN     
7103   0 2983 W0Y6AA AVSCOM FLT DET   5TH ARMY   ST LOUIS         AVSCOM        
7104   0 2983 W0Y6AA AVSCOM FLT DET   5TH ARMY   ST LOUIS         AVSCOM        
7105   0 2983 W0MCAA RED RIVER AD     4TH ARMY   RED RIVER AD     AMC           
7106   0 2983 W0MCAA RED RIVER AD     4TH ARMY   RED RIVER AD     AMC           
7107   0 2983 W0MCAA DIR DIST  TRANS  IN MAINT   RED RIVER AD     AVSCOM          
7108   0 2983 W0MCAA ARADMAC          IN MAINT   NAVAL AIR STN    AVSCOM        
7109   0 2983 W0MCAA ARADMAC          IN MAINT   NAVAL AIR STN    AVSCOM        
7110   0 2983 W0MCAA ARADMAC          IN MAINT   NAVAL AIR STN    AVSCOM        
7111   0 2983 W0MCAA ARADMAC          IN MAINT   NAVAL AIR STN    AVSCOM        
7112   0 2983 W0MCAA ARADMAC          IN MAINT   NAVAL AIR STN    AVSCOM        
7201   0 2983 W1BSAA NAVAL AIR CTR    LOAN       PATUXENT         AVSCOM      
7202   0 2983 W1BSAA NAVAL AIR CTR    LOAN       PATUXENT         AVSCOM      
7203  35 3018 WPZWAA                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7204  19 3037 WPZWAA                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7205  28 3065 WPZWAA                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7206  43 3108 WPZWAA                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7207  26 3134 WPZWAA                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7208  41 3175 WPZWAA                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7209  20 3195 WPZWAA                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7210  13 3208 WPZWAA                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7211   6 3214 WPZWAA                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7212  14 3228 WPZWAA                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7301  15 3243 WPZWAA                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7302  11 3254 WPZWAA                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7303  15 3269 WPZWAA                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7304  14 3283 WPZWAA                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7305   4 3287 WPZWAA                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7306  32 3319 WPZWAA                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7307  45 3364 WPZWAA                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7308  18 3382 WPZWAA                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7309  24 3406 WPZWAA                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7310   7 3413 WPZWAA                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7311  23 3436 WPZWAA                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7312   0 3436 WPZWAA                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7401   8 3444 WPZWAA                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7402  15 3459 WPZWAA                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7403   2 3461 WPZWAA                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7404  16 3477 WPZWAA                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7405  25 3502 WPZWAA                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7409   0 3565 WPZWAA                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI


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Painted Post, NY 14870


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