Incident North American Rockwell OV-10A Bronco 155393,
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Date:Monday 30 March 1970
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
MSN: 305-4
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:Hue Duc, 20 miles north of Rach Gia, South Vietnam -   Vietnam
Phase: Combat
Departure airport:Binh Thuy, South Vietnam
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
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


Revision history:

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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