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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 56777
Last updated: 17 December 2018
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Date:18-AUG-1971
Time:09:40
Type:Silhouette image of generic H47 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing CH-47A Chinook
Owner/operator:United States Army
Registration: 66-19023
C/n / msn: B.281
Fatalities:Fatalities: 37 / Occupants: 37
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Pegnitz, Bavaria -   Germany
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Dolan Barracks/near Ludwigsburg
Destination airport:Training area near Grafenwöhr
Narrative:
Aft main rotor blade separated caused by fatigue fracture. Crashed inverted near highway.

Sources:

ANP
Military Aviation Disasters / D. Gero


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
30-Dec-2008 11:58 harro Added
18-Jun-2009 11:00 harro Updated
11-Mar-2010 08:39 TB Updated [Cn, Operator, Other fatalities, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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