ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 140020
Last updated: 25 April 2014
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Date:30-MAR-1970
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic V10 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
North American Rockwell OV-10A Bronco
Owner/operator:VAL-4, US Navy
Registration: 155393
C/n / msn: 305-4
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Hue Duc, 20 miles north of Rach Gia, South Vietnam -   Vietnam
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Binh Thuy, South Vietnam
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Crashed after being hit by ground fire during attack near Hue Duc, 20 miles north of Rach Gia, South Vietnam. Both the Pilot Lt Cdr John P Westerman and the co-pilot Lt(jg) Peter W Ford ejected, and survived the ejection to be rescued by an army helicopter

Sources:
http://www.joebaugher.com/navy_serials/thirdseries19.html
http://www.ejection-history.org.uk/Aircraft_by_Type/OV_10_BRONCO.htm
http://www.blackpony.org/bunos.htm


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
23-Nov-2011 11:30 Dr. John Smith Added
23-Nov-2011 11:49 Dr. John Smith Updated [Date, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
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