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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 76869
Last updated: 18 April 2015
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Date:01-SEP-1977
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic B06 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bell OH-58A Kiowa
Owner/operator:82nd Airborne, US Army
Registration:
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Hope Mills, Cumberland County, North Carolina -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Fort Bragg, North Carolina
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Written off (destroyed) 1 September 1977 when crashed at Hope Mills, Cumberland County, North Carolina [at approximate co ordinates 3458′14″N, 7857′24″W] whilst on a sortie from Fort Bragg. The pilot (sole person on board) was killed. Contemporary press reports named the sole fatality as Captain Gary E. Johnson

Sources:
1. http://www.armyaircrews.com/kiowa.html


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
30-Nov--0001 00:00 ASN Archive
17-Apr-2015 12:45 Dr. John Smith Updated [Date, Operator, Total occupants, Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
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