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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 76931
Last updated: 24 October 2017
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Type:Silhouette image of generic B06 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bell OH-58D Kiowa
Owner/operator:E Company, 2-101st Avn, US Army
Registration: 86-08929
C/n / msn: 41988
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:King Abdulaziz Air Base, Dhahran, Eastern Province -   Saudi Arabia
Phase: Combat
Departure airport:King Abdulaziz Air Base, Dhrhran, Saudi Arabia (DHR/OEDR)
Destination airport:
Rebuilt from OH-58A 72-21322. Written off (destroyed) 24 February 1991: CFIT (Controlled Flight Into Terrain) in dense fog, during combat operations as part of "Operation Desert Storm". Pilot - 2nd Lt Gary Stethens - injured, observer - 1st Lt. Michael Klee - injured.


1. Flight International 13-19 May 1992 p.26 at

Revision history:

30-Nov--0001 00:00 ASN Archive
24-Oct-2010 14:37 harro Updated [Total occupants, Country, Source, Narrative]
15-Apr-2015 23:59 Dr. John Smith Updated [Registration, Cn, Operator, Total occupants, Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Phase, Source, Narrative]
26-Apr-2016 00:55 Dr.John Smith Updated [Location, Departure airport, Source]

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