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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 56463
Last updated: 19 November 2017
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Date:04-MAR-1965
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic H47 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing CH-47A Chinook
Owner/operator:United States Army Aviation
Registration: 62-02126
C/n / msn: B.042
Fatalities:Fatalities: / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:1
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Ft. Benning, GA -   United States of America
Phase:
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Crashed. Xmsn oil fitting failed causing aft of aircraft to catch fire. Pilots tried to fly to an airfield and failed. Flt Eng John Sansing was killed in subsequent crash.

Sources:

http://www.chinook-helicopter.com/history/aircraft/A_Models/62-02126/62-02126.html


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
01-Aug-2010 13:19 TB Updated [Cn, Operator, Source, Narrative]
08-Apr-2012 15:30 Dr. John Smith Updated [Source, Narrative]
13-Jun-2012 06:39 TB Updated [Operator, Other fatalities, Country, Source, Narrative]
17-Dec-2013 07:21 Strtrdr Updated [Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Location, Narrative]

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