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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 76970
Last updated: 16 June 2021
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Date:12-JUN-2004
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic B06 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bell OH-58D Kiowa
Owner/operator:US Army / 1–25th Aviation Regiment
Registration: 94-00171
MSN: 48568
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:north of Baghdad -   Iraq
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Attempted an emergency landing on a dirt road but crashed into a swampy area from a height of 100ft (30m) at about 15:30 near Taji Air Base, 12 miles (19km) north of Baghdad after engine warning lights illuminated in the cockpit. Fire reported. Both crew injured. 1°Lt Dwight Mears and CWO3 Claude Boushey Snr. SEE 13 JUN 2004

Sources:

Scramble 311
http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/1994.html
AFM JUL 2004/SEP 2004


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
30-Nov--0001 00:00 ASN Archive
11-Apr-2013 06:36 krasatpi Updated [Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Source, Narrative]
15-Jun-2021 14:15 TB Updated [Source, Narrative]
16-Jun-2021 13:56 TB Updated [Narrative]
16-Jun-2021 13:58 TB Updated [Source]

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