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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 175398
Last updated: 20 September 2017
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Date:21-APR-1971
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic B06 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bell OH-58A Kiowa
Owner/operator:55th Aviation Co, US Army
Registration: 68-16...
C/n / msn: 40...
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Chungcheon -   South Korea
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:K-16 Airbase, Seongnam, South Korea
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Written off (destroyed) 21 April 1971 when crashed near Chungcheon, South Korea, while on a regular operational mission reportedly due to wire strike. Pilot killed: later named as WO1 Robert M. Healy

Sources:

1. http://www.armyaircrews.com/kiowa.html
2. http://www.vhpa.org/DAT/datH/G61096.HTM
3. http://www.koreanwar-educator.org/topics/dmz/p_dmz_army_aircraft_postwar_deaths.htm


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
14-Apr-2015 19:33 Dr. John Smith Added

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