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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 4690
Last updated: 17 November 2020
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Type:Silhouette image of generic UH1 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bell 204B
Owner/operator:Air America
Registration: N8511F
C/n / msn: 2027
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Sam Thong (LS-20) -   Laos
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Vientiane (L-08)
Destination airport:Long Tieng (LS-20A)
Crashed, when main rotor mast failed in flight, killing Captain Norman A. Grammer (34) and Flight Mechanic Glen R. Woods.


Other occurrences involving this aircraft

18 Jun 1968 N8511F Air America 1 Long Thanh (V-136) sub

Revision history:

25-Feb-2008 12:00 ASN archive Added
05-Nov-2011 14:10 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Narrative]
03-Mar-2012 13:47 TB Updated [Operator, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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