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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 64121
Last updated: 24 November 2017
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Date:17-JUL-1971
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic H500 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Hughes OH-6A Cayuse
Owner/operator:A Troop, 1st CAV, United States Army Aviation
Registration: 67-16523
C/n / msn: 830
Fatalities:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:U Minh, An Xugen Province -   Vietnam
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
A/C control tube shot out. Ordinance blew up on impact. Crshed at U MInh, An Xugen Province, Viernam. All three crew - WO1 Allen J. Dyer [Pilot], SP4 John H. Lopochonsky Jr [Gunner] and SP4 Allen E. Noble [Observer] - all KIA

Sources:

El Tiempo 19 July 1971, p13
http://armyaircrews.com/cayuse.html#vietnam70-73
http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/1967.html


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
22-May-2009 12:58 XLerate Added
10-Jul-2009 17:05 angels one five Updated
26-Jan-2014 18:27 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Location, Country, Source, Narrative]
18-Feb-2014 18:42 TB Updated [Date, Aircraft type, Operator, Total occupants, Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Nature, Source, Damage, Narrative]
27-Feb-2015 14:52 Dr. John Smith Updated [Registration, Cn, Operator, Location, Phase, Source, Narrative]

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