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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 56461
Last updated: 22 February 2020
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Date:31-OCT-1963
Time:day
Type:Silhouette image of generic H47 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing CH-47A Chinook
Owner/operator:Boeing-Vertol (United States Army Aviation)
Registration: 62-02122
C/n / msn: B.038
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Carmen, New Jersey -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Test
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Boeing CH-47A Chinook 62-02122, Boeing Vertol: Written off (destroyed) 31 October 1963 when crashed during test flight at Carmen, New Jersey. The aircraft was never delivered to the US Army, and had only flown for a total of one hour!

Sources:

1. http://www.chinook-helicopter.com/Research/CH-47_Aircraft_Strike_Information_File_Number_2.pdf
2. http://www.chinook-helicopter.com/history/aircraft/A_Models/62-02122/62-02122.html
3. http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/1962.html


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
01-Aug-2010 11:27 TB Updated [Cn, Operator, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Source, Narrative]
08-Apr-2012 16:05 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
13-Jun-2012 06:34 TB Updated [Operator, Location, Nature, Source, Narrative]
22-Feb-2020 17:55 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Total fatalities, Location, Phase, Source, Narrative]

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