Helicopter UH-1H 66-17047

Information on U.S. Army helicopter UH-1H tail number 66-17047
The Army purchased this helicopter 1167
Total flight hours at this point: 00002271
Date: 03/15/70
Accident case number: 700315081
Unit: 189 AHC
The station for this helicopter was Camp Holloway in
Number killed in accident = 0 . . Injured = 0 . . Passengers = 0
costing 8139
Source(s) from which the incident was created or updated: Army Aviation Safety Center database.

Crew Members:
AC W1 DEUSCHLE RD
P W1 RIOVO JH
CE E4 GAULT JE
G E3 ICOVITH EJ

Accident Summary:

 THE AIRCRAFT TOOK-OFF ON A RESUPPLY MISSION TO A REMOTE LANDING ZONE. THE AIRCRAFT REACHED THE LANDING ZONE, CIRCLED AND MADE ITS APPROACH. UPON TERMINATION OF THE APPROACH THE AIRCRAFT BEGAN TO TURN TO THE RIGHT. THE AIRCRAFT COMMANDER APPLIED FULL LEFT PEDAL, BUT THE AIRCRAFT CONTINUED TO TURN TO THE RIGHT. THE TAIL ROTOR HIT THE SURROUNDING TREES, SEVERING THE 90 DEGREE GEAR BOX AND TAIL ROTOR. THE TAIL ROTOR STRUCK THE TAIL BOOM AND THE AIRCRAFT SETTLED UPRIGHT 180 DEGREES FROM THE APPROACH AXIS.\\


The following is Goldbook information on US Army helicopter UH-1H tail number 66-17047
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 1167.
Please provide any additional information on this helicopter to the VHPA.

DATE  FLT HRS    UIC      UNIT          AREA          POST          COUNTRY
6711   2    2 W0MHAA DIROF SUP TRAN   6TH ARMY   SHARPE GD        AVCOM          
6712   0    2 W0MHAA DIR SUP / TRAN   IN MAINT   SHARPE AD        AVCOM       
6801   0    2 W0MHAA DIR SUP / TRAN   IN TRANSIT SHARPE AD        AVCOM        
6802   0    2 3300   355 AVN CO       4TH ARMY   FORT SILL        4TH ARMY
6803  17   19 3326   355 AVN CO       4TH ARMY   FORT SILL        4TH ARMY 
6804  63   82 3326   BELL HCPTR       BAILMENT   FT WORTH         AVCOM     
6805 152  234 3326   355 AVN CO       4TH ARMY   FORT SILL        4TH ARMY  
6806  98  332 3326   355 AVN CO       4TH ARMY   FORT SILL        4TH ARMY  
6807  81  413 3326   OPM SEA NITEOPS  1ST ARMY   FORT BELVOIR     AMC          
6808  68  481 3326   HHD 44 ENG GP    THAILAND                    PACIFIC 
6809 100  581 3326   HHD 44 ENG GP    THAILAND                    PACIFIC 
6810 102  683 3326   HHD 44 ENG GP    THAILAND                    PACIFIC 
6811  99  782 WDUVAA 189 ASLT HEL CO  VIETNAM                     RVN     
6812 134  916 WDUVAA 189 ASLT HEL CO  VIETNAM                     RVN     
6901 108 1024 WDUVAA 189 ASLT HEL CO  VIETNAM                     RVN     
6902  57 1081 WDUVAA 189 ASLT HEL CO  VIETNAM                     RVN     
6903  82 1163 WDUVAA 189 ASLT HEL CO  VIETNAM                     RVN     
6904 124 1287 WDUVAA 189 ASLT HEL CO  VIETNAM                     RVN     
6905 109 1396 WDUVAA 189 ASLT HEL CO  VIETNAM                     RVN     
6906 127 1523 WDUVAA 189 ASLT HEL CO  VIETNAM                     RVN     
6907  91 1614 WDUVAA 189 ASLT HEL CO  VIETNAM                     RVN     
6908  91 1705 WDUVAA 189 ASLT HEL CO  VIETNAM                     RVN     
6909 100 1805 WDUVAA 189 ASLT HEL CO  VIETNAM                     RVN     
6910 101 1906 WDUVAA 189 ASLT HEL CO  VIETNAM                     RVN     
6911  99 2005 WDUVAA 189 ASLT HEL CO  VIETNAM                     RVN     
6912 104 2109 WDUVAA 189 ASLT HEL CO  VIETNAM                     RVN     
7001  61 2170 WDUVAA 189 ASLT HEL CO  VIETNAM                     RVN     
7002  56 2226 WDUVAA 189 ASLT HEL CO  VIETNAM                     RVN     
7003  45 2271 WC5CAA 604 TRANS CO     VIETNAM                     RVN     
7004   0 2271 WC5CAA 604 TRANS CO     VIETNAM                     RVN     
7005   0 2271 WC5CAA 604 TRANS CO     VIETNAM                     RVN     
7006   0 2271 W0Y6AA OS TO CONUS      ITR CONUS                   AVCOMITR  
7007   0 2271 W0MUAA ARADMAC          IN MAINT   NAVAL AIR STN    AVCOM        
7008   0 2271 W0MUAA ARADMAC          IN MAINT   NAVAL AIR STN    AVCOM        
7009   0 2271 W0MUAA ARADMAC          IN MAINT   NAVAL AIR STN    AVCOM        
7010   0 2271 W0MUAA ARADMAC          IN MAINT   NAVAL AIR STN    AVCOM        
7011   0 2271 W0MUAA ARADMAC          IN MAINT   NAVAL AIR STN    AVCOM        
7012   0 2271 W0MUAA ARADMAC          IN MAINT   NAVAL AIR STN    AVCOM        
7101   0 2271                         NAT&GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7102   0 2271                         NAT&GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7103   0 2271 W2WJAA BEL HEL          BAILMENT   FT WORTH         AVSCOM      
7104   0 2271 W2WJAA BEL HEL          BAILMENT   FT WORTH         AVSCOM      
7105   0 2271 W2WJAA BEL HEL          BAILMENT   FT WORTH         AVSCOM      
7106   5 2276 W2WJAA BEL HEL          BAILMENT   FT WORTH         AVSCOM      
7107   0 2276 W0VC4B HHC 1ST CAV DIV  5TH ARMY   FORT HOOD        5TH ARMY        
7108   6 2282 W0VC4B HHC 1ST CAV DIV  5TH ARMY   FORT HOOD        5TH ARMY        
7109  16 2298 W0VC4B HHC 1ST CAV DIV  5TH ARMY   FORT HOOD        5TH ARMY         
7110  52 2350 W0VC4B HHC 1ST CAV DIV  5TH ARMY   FORT HOOD        5TH ARMY         
7111  35 2385 W0VC4B HHC 1ST CAV DIV  5TH ARMY   FORT HOOD        5TH ARMY         
7112   9 2394 W0VC4B A TRP 1SQ 9 CAV  5TH ARMY   FORT HOOD        5TH ARMY        
7201  29 2423 WAGEAA HHC 1ST CAV DIV  5TH ARMY   FORT HOOD        5TH ARMY         
7202  34 2457 WAGEAA HHC 1ST CAV DIV  5TH ARMY   FORT HOOD        5TH ARMY         
7203  43 2500 WAGEAA HHC 1ST CAV DIV  5TH ARMY   FORT HOOD        5TH ARMY         
7204   8 2508 WAGEAA HHC 1ST CAV DIV  5TH ARMY   FORT HOOD        5TH ARMY         
7205   3 2511 WAGEAA HHC 1ST CAV DIV  5TH ARMY   FORT HOOD        5TH ARMY         
7206   0 2511 WAGEAA HHC 1ST CAV DIV  5TH ARMY   FORT HOOD        5TH ARMY         
7207   0 2511 WAGEAA HHC 1ST CAV DIV  5TH ARMY   FORT HOOD        5TH ARMY         
7208   4 2515 WAGEAA HHC 1ST CAV DIV  5TH ARMY   FORT HOOD        5TH ARMY         
7209  27 2542 WAGEAA HHC 1ST CAV DIV  5TH ARMY   FORT HOOD        5TH ARMY         
7210  24 2566 WAGEAA HHC 1ST CAV DIV  5TH ARMY   FORT HOOD        5TH ARMY         
7211  19 2585 WAGEAA HHC 1ST CAV DIV  5TH ARMY   FORT HOOD        5TH ARMY         
7212   0 2585 WAGEAA HHC 1ST CAV DIV  5TH ARMY   FORT HOOD        5TH ARMY         
7301   1 2586 WAGEAA HHC 1ST CAV DIV  5TH ARMY   FORT HOOD        5TH ARMY         
7302  55 2641 WAGEAA HHC 1ST CAV DIV  5TH ARMY   FORT HOOD        5TH ARMY         
7303  12 2653 WAGEAA HHC 1ST CAV DIV  5TH ARMY   FORT HOOD        5TH ARMY         
7304   3 2656 WAGEAA HHC 1ST CAV DIV  5TH ARMY   FORT HOOD        5TH ARMY         
7305  16 2672 WAGEAA HHC 1ST CAV DIV  5TH ARMY   FORT HOOD        5TH ARMY         
7306   9 2681 WAGEAA HHC 1ST CAV DIV  5TH ARMY   FORT HOOD        5TH ARMY         
7307   4 2685 WAGEAA 1ST CAV DIV      5TH ARMY   FORT HOOD        FORSCOM        
7308   0 2685 WAGEAA 1ST CAV DIV      5TH ARMY   FORT HOOD        FORSCOM        
7309  20 2705 WAGEAA 1ST CAV DIV      5TH ARMY   FORT HOOD        FORSCOM        
7310  19 2724 WAGEAA 1ST CAV DIV      5TH ARMY   FORT HOOD        FORSCOM        
7311  16 2740 WAGEAA 1ST CAV DIV      5TH ARMY   FORT HOOD        FORSCOM        
7312  21 2761 WAGEAA 1ST CAV DIV      5TH ARMY   FORT HOOD        FORSCOM        
7401   3 2764 WAGEAA 1ST CAV DIV      5TH ARMY   FORT HOOD        FORSCOM        
7402   5 2769 WAGEAA 1ST CAV DIV      5TH ARMY   FORT HOOD        FORSCOM        
7403  11 2780 WAGEAA 1ST CAV DIV      5TH ARMY   FORT HOOD        FORSCOM        
7404   0 2780 W0MUAA ARADMAC          IN STORAGE NAVAL AIR STN    AVSCOM          
7405   0 2780 W0MUAA INST MAINT FLT   1ST ARMY   FT CAMPBELL      FORSCOM          
7409   0 2780 W0MUAA US ARMY DEPOT    5TH ARMY   CORPUS CHRISTI   AMC              
7410   0 2780 W0MUAA US ARMY DEPOT    IN MAINT   CORPUS CHRISTI   AVSCOM            
7411  13 2793 WAB1FF 101ST ABN DIV    1ST ARMY   FORT CAMPBELL    FORSCOM           
7412   6 2799 WAB1FF 101ST ABN DIV    1ST ARMY   FORT CAMPBELL    FORSCOM          
7501   4 2803 WAB1FF 101ST ABN DIV    1ST ARMY   FORT CAMPBELL    FORSCOM          
7502  24 2827 WAB1FF 101ST ABN DIV    1ST ARMY   FORT CAMPBELL    FORSCOM           
7503  25 2852 WAB1FF 101ST ABN DIV    1ST ARMY   FORT CAMPBELL    FORSCOM           
7504  22 2874 WAB1FF 101ST ABN DIV    1ST ARMY   FORT CAMPBELL    FORSCOM           
7505  20 2894 WAB1FF 101ST ABN DIV    1ST ARMY   FORT CAMPBELL    FORSCOM           
7506  21 2915 WAB1FF 101ST ABN DIV    1ST ARMY   FORT CAMPBELL    FORSCOM           
7507  31 2946 WAB1FF 101ST ABN DIV    1ST ARMY   FORT CAMPBELL    FORSCOM           
7509  13 2971 WAB1FF 101ST ABN DIV    1ST ARMY   FORT CAMPBELL    FORSCOM           
7510  15 2986 WAB1FF 101ST ABN DIV    1ST ARMY   FORT CAMPBELL    FORSCOM           
7511  20 3006 WAB1FF 101ST ABN DIV    1ST ARMY   FORT CAMPBELL    FORSCOM           
7512  15 3021 WAB1FF 101ST ABN DIV    1ST ARMY   FORT CAMPBELL    FORSCOM           


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