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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 148205
Last updated: 9 June 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic H53 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Sikorsky CH-53D Sea Stallion
Owner/operator:United States Marine Corps (USMC)
Registration: 156661
MSN: 65-181
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Unknown, Vietnam -   Vietnam
Phase: Combat
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Operating from Marble Mt. AF. Was hit by suspected enemy small arms fire and burned while landing (classified ) for a troop extraction. Crew recovered safely.


- JF Baugher

Revision history:

31-Aug-2012 07:59 Uli Elch Added

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