Accident Bell OH-58A Kiowa ,
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 175409
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Date:Tuesday 28 November 1972
Type:Silhouette image of generic B06 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Bell OH-58A Kiowa
Owner/operator:3 Aviation Detachment, US Army
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:Charyeong Mountains, near Cheonan, South Chungcheong -   South Korea
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Osan AB, South Korea (OSN/RKSO)
Destination airport:Taegu AB, South Korea (TAE/RKTN)
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Written off (destroyed) 28 November 1972: crashed in the Charyeong Mountains, near Cheonan, South Chungcheong, South Korea, after leaving Osan AB, en-route to base at Taegu AB, South Korea. Two persons on board killed: later named in contemporary press reports as CW2 Charles M. Covert [Pilot] and SP5 Fred L. Smith [C]



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15-Apr-2015 14:08 Dr. John Smith Added

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