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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 155228
Last updated: 28 November 2020
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Type:Silhouette image of generic UH1 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bell UH-1B Iroquois
Owner/operator:United States Army Aviation
Registration: 63-8567
C/n / msn: 789
Fatalities:Fatalities: 5 / Occupants: 5
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Ben Cat, 25 mi NW of Saigon -   Vietnam
Phase: Combat
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Shot down by heavy groundfire and exploded in flight. Four US crew + one Vietnamese.


Toledo Blade 1 September 1965, p1

Revision history:

16-Apr-2013 18:41 TB Added
22-Aug-2013 10:48 Uli Elch Updated [Registration, Cn, Operator, Location, Phase, Narrative]
15-Sep-2019 12:20 TB Updated [Operator, Source, Narrative]

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