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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 77396
Last updated: 25 September 2017
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Date:14-JUL-1986
Time:night
Type:Silhouette image of generic H64 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
McDonnell Douglas AH-64A Apache
Owner/operator:D Company, 1-14th Avn, US Army
Registration: 83-23825
C/n / msn: PV50
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Hammond Ranges, Fort Rucker, Alabvama -   United States of America
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Fort Rucker, AL
Destination airport:
Narrative:
A/C was hovering at approx 200 feet AGL when it began a right descending spiral and crashed at firing point seven at the old Hammond Range. The T/R swashplate froze causing the rotor rpm to dip below 90%

Sources:

1. http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/1983.html
2. http://www.armyaircrews.com/apache.html


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
30-Nov--0001 00:00 ASN Archive
25-Jan-2016 14:37 Dr.John Smith Updated [Time, Operator, Total occupants, Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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