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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 77080
Last updated: 1 February 2020
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Date:14-MAR-2003
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic UH1 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bell UH-1H Iroquois
Owner/operator:1 Regiment, 212 Aviation Btn, US Army
Registration: 70-15829
C/n / msn: 12439
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Fort Rucker, Alabama -   United States of America
Phase: Landing
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:Fort Rucker, AL
Narrative:
During a hard landing, as a result of an auto-rotation this Huey from 1-212th AVN was damaged substantially. The accident occurred somewhere near Fort Rucker (AL). Due to the age of this helicopter, and the number of these helicopter still needed in service, the US Army decided not to repair this helicopter

Noted during March 2005 in storage at Temple/Draughton-Miller Reserve Aircraft Park, Texas, awaiting disposal. At Ozark, Blackwell Field, Alabama in 2007

Sources:

http://www.scramble.nl/mag/scramble296-english.pdf
http://www.bellhelicopter.com/MungoBlobs/802/70/potential.pdf
http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/1970.html


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
30-Nov--0001 00:00 ASN Archive
31-Oct-2011 06:47 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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