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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 76890
Last updated: 29 November 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic B06 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bell OH-58C Kiowa
Owner/operator:United States Army Aviation
Registration: 72-21304
MSN: 41970
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Marktredwitz/Leutendorf -   Germany
Phase: Unknown
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Mid-air collision between Bell OH-58C Kiowa (72-21304) and Bell AH-1S Cobra (67-15658). One killed, 2 serious injured in this Kiowa helicopter. One later died from injuries.


Flight International 16 May 1987, p38
Hamburger Abendblatt 18.1.1986, p32
Hamburger Abendblatt 24.1.1986, p20

Revision history:

30-Nov--0001 00:00 ASN Archive
21-Nov-2010 13:42 harro Updated [Location, Country, Source, Narrative]
22-Aug-2011 03:53 Uli Elch Updated [Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Location, Source, Narrative]
05-Apr-2013 08:52 TB Updated [Operator, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Source, Narrative]
05-Apr-2013 08:57 TB Updated [Total fatalities, Source, Narrative]

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