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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 82867
Last updated: 15 April 2020
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Date:17-MAR-1971
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic HUCO model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bell AH-1G Cobra
Owner/operator:United States Army Aviation
Registration: 67-15676
C/n / msn: 20340
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Can Tho (V-17) -   Vietnam
Phase: Approach
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:Can Tho (V-17)
Narrative:
Mid-air collision with Air America Pilatus PC-6 Turbo Porter N393R.

Sources:

The Aircraft of Air America / by Dr. Joe F. Leeker (1)
Scramble
http://www.armyaircrews.com/cobra_nam.html (3)
JBaugher (2)


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
24-Nov-2010 15:06 TB Added
04-Jan-2014 07:34 Cheese77 Updated [Source, Narrative]
12-Feb-2014 06:44 Steve Hill Updated [Source]
12-Feb-2014 15:26 Anon. Updated [Source]
08-Jun-2015 18:23 TB Updated [Operator, Other fatalities, Phase, Source, Narrative]
08-Jun-2015 18:53 TB Updated [Other fatalities, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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