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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 154430
Last updated: 26 September 2017
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Date:26-AUG-1970
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic H47 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing CH-47B Chinook
Owner/operator:US Army
Registration: 67-18445
C/n / msn: B.415
Fatalities:Fatalities: 24 / Occupants: 25
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Unknown, S. Vietnam -   Vietnam
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Shot down by enemy fire while on final approach.
4 of 5 crew members and 20 troops aboard killed. Only one survivor.

Sources:

- JF Baugher


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
25-Mar-2013 22:21 Uli Elch Added

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