Helicopter UH-1H 66-16272

Information on U.S. Army helicopter UH-1H tail number 66-16272
The Army purchased this helicopter 0467
Total flight hours at this point: 00003642
Date: 05/05/71
Accident case number: 710505121
Unit: A/123 AVN 23 INF
The station for this helicopter was Chu Lai in
Number killed in accident = 0 . . Injured = 0 . . Passengers = 0
costing 3932
Source(s) from which the incident was created or updated: Army Aviation Safety Center database.

Crew Members:
AC O2 EARL DR

Accident Summary:

AIRCRAFT 272 WAS TAKING OFF FROM VIP PAD AT SAN JUAN HILL WHEN THE MAIN ROTOR BLADE STRUCK THE TIED DOWN FORWARD MAIN ROTOR BLADE OF AIRCRAFT 479, WHICH WAS PARKED. AIRCRAFT 272 SUSTAINED DAMAGE TO ONE MAIN ROTOR BLADE AND AIRCRAFT 479 SUSTAINED DAMAGE TO THE FORWARD MAIN ROTOR BLADE. NO INJURIES.\\


The following is Goldbook information on US Army helicopter UH-1D tail number 66-16272
It is provided here as an ESTIMATE of the history of this helicopter and is not intended to be the final authority.
This helicopter was purchased by the US Army in 0467.
Please provide any additional information on this helicopter to the VHPA.

DATE  FLT HRS    UIC      UNIT          AREA          POST          COUNTRY
6704   6    6 WFM9AA 135 AVN CO       4THARMY    FORT HOOD        4TH ARMY
6705  43   49 WFM9AA 135 AVN CO       4THARMY    FORT HOOD        4TH ARMY
6706  30   79 WFM9AA 135 AVN CO       4THARMY    FORT HOOD        4TH ARMY
6707  27  106 WFM9AA 135 AVN CO       4THARMY    FORT HOOD        4TH ARMY
6708  23  129 WFM9AA 135 AVN CO       4THARMY    FORT HOOD        4TH ARMY
6709   0  129 WFM9AA 135 AVN CO       4THARMY    FORT HOOD        4TH ARMY
6710   1  130 WC08AA 135 AVN CO       VIETNAM                     RVN
6711 159  289 WC08AA 135 AVN CO       VIETNAM                     RVN
6712 108  397 WC08AA 135 AVN CO       VIETNAM                     RVN
6801 135  532 WC08AA 135 AVN CO       VIETNAM                     RVN
6802 120  652 WC08AA 135 AVN CO       VIETNAM                     RVN
6803 136  788 3380   355 AVN CO       4TH ARMY   FORT SILL        4TH ARMY
6804 130  918 WC08AA 135 AVN CO       VIETNAM                     RVN
6805  79  997 WC08AA 135 AVN CO       VIETNAM                     RVN
6806 104 1101 WC08AA 135 AVN CO       VIETNAM                     RVN
6807 137 1238 WC08AA 135 AVN CO       VIETNAM                     RVN
6808 120 1358 WC08AA 135 AVN CO       VIETNAM                     RVN
6809 140 1498 WC08AA 135 AVN CO       VIETNAM                     RVN
6810 116 1614 WC08AA 135 AVN CO       VIETNAM                     RVN
6811 129 1743 WC08AA 135 AVN CO       VIETNAM                     RVN
6812 133 1876 WC08AA 135 AVN CO       VIETNAM                     RVN
6901 171 2047 WC08AA 135 AVN CO       VIETNAM                     RVN
6902 109 2156 WC08AA 135 AVN CO       VIETNAM                     RVN
6903   0 2156 W0Y6AA OS TO CONUS      ITR CONUS                   AVCOMITR
6904   0 2156 W0MUAA ARADMAC          IN MAINT   NAVAL AIR STN    AVCOM
6905   0 2156 W0MUAA ARADMAC          IN MAINT   NAVAL AIR STN    AVCOM
6906   0 2156 W0MUAA ARADMAC          IN STORAGE NAVAL AIR STN    AVCOM
6907   2 2158 W0MUAA ARADMAC          IN STORAGE NAVAL AIR STN    AVCOM
6908   1 2159 W0MUAA ARADMAC          IN MAINT   NAVAL AIR STN    AVCOM
6909   0 2159 3300   HHD 44 ENG GP    THAILAND                    PACIFIC
6910  99 2258 WGLEA0 A 123AVBN AMDIV  VIETNAM                     RVN
6911  78 2336 WGLEA0 A 123AVBN AMDIV  VIETNAM                     RVN
6912  98 2434 WGLEA0 A 123AVBN AMDIV  VIETNAM                     RVN
7001 101 2535 WGLEA0 A 123AVBN AMDIV  VIETNAM                     RVN
7002  21 2556 WGLEA0 A 123AVBN AMDIV  VIETNAM                     RVN
7003  94 2650 WGLEA0 A 123AVBN AMDIV  VIETNAM                     RVN
7004  24 2674 WGLEA0 A 123AVBN AMDIV  VIETNAM                     RVN
7005  96 2770 WGLEA0 A 123AVBN AMDIV  VIETNAM                     RVN
7006 102 2872 WGLEA0 A 123AVBN AMDIV  VIETNAM                     RVN
7007 109 2981 WGLEA0 A 123AVBN AMDIV  VIETNAM                     RVN
7008  69 3050 WGLEA0 A 123AVBN AMDIV  VIETNAM                     RVN
7009  37 3087 WGLEA0 A 123AVBN AMDIV  VIETNAM                     RVN
7010  45 3132 WGLEA0 A 123AVBN AMDIV  VIETNAM                     RVN
7011  38 3170 WGLEA0 A 123AVBN AMDIV  VIETNAM                     RVN
7012  35 3205 WGLEA0 A 123AVBN AMDIV  VIETNAM                     RVN
7101  65 3270 WGLEA0 A 123RD AVN BN   VIETNAM                     RVN
7102 105 3375 WGLEA0 A 123RD AVN BN   VIETNAM                     RVN
7103 103 3478 WGLEA0 A 123RD AVN BN   VIETNAM                     RVN
7104  79 3557 WGLEA0 A 123RD AVN BN   VIETNAM                     RVN
7105  85 3642 WGLEA0 A 123RD AVN BN   VIETNAM                     RVN
7106  69 3711 WGLEA0 A 123RD AVN BN   VIETNAM                     RVN
7107  39 3750 WGLEA0 A 123RD AVN BN   VIETNAM                     RVN
7108  73 3823 WGLEA0 A 123RD AVN BN   VIETNAM                     RVN
7109  26 3849 WGLEA0 A 123RD AVN BN   VIETNAM                     RVN
7110   0 3849 WGLEA0 A 123RD AVN BN   VIETNAM                     RVN
7111   0 3849 WGLEA0 142 TC DS        VIETNAM                     RVN
7112   0 3849 WGLEA0 142 TC DS        VIETNAM                     RVN
7201   0 3849 WE4HAA 142 TC DS        VIETNAM                     RVN
7202   0 3849 W0Y6AA OS TO CONUS      ITR CONUS                   AVSCOM
7203   0 3849 W0Y6AA OS TO CONUS      ITR CONUS                   AVSCOM
7204   0 3849 W0Y6AA OS TO CONUS      ITR CONUS                   AVSCOM
7205   0 3849 W0Y6AA OS TO CONUS      ITR CONUS                   AVSCOM
7206   0 3849 W0Y6AA OS TO CONUS      ITR CONUS                   AVSCOM
7207   0 3849 W0Y6AA ARADMAC          IN MAINT   NAVAL AIR STN    AVSCOM
7208   0 3849 W0MUAA ARADMAC          IN MAINT   NAVAL AIR STN    AVSCOM
7209   2 3851 W0MUAA ARADMAC          IN MAINT   NAVAL AIR STN    AVSCOM
7210   8 3859 W0MUAA ARADMAC          IN MAINT   NAVAL AIR STN    AVSCOM
7211   1 3860 W0MUAA ARADMAC          IN MAINT   NAVAL AIR STN    AVSCOM
7212   1 3861 W0MUAA ARADMAC          IN TRANSIT NAVAL AIR STN    AVSCOM
7301  18 3879 W0MUAA AVSCOM PROJECT   LOAN       ST LOUIS         AVSCOM
7302  35 3914 W0U44B INSTALLATIN SUP  3RD ARMY   FORT CAMPBELL    3RD ARMY
7303  23 3937 WAB1FF 101ST ABN        3RD ARMY   FORT CAMPBELL    3RD ARMY
7304   4 3941 WAB1FF 101ST ABN        3RD ARMY   FORT CAMPBELL    3RD ARMY
7305  48 3989 WAB1FF 101ST ABN        3RD ARMY   FORT CAMPBELL    3RD ARMY
7306  44 4033 WAB1FF 101ST ABN        3RD ARMY   FORT CAMPBELL    3RD ARMY
7307   6 4039 WAB1FF 101ST ABN DIV    1ST ARMY   FORT CAMPBELL    FORSCOM
7308  31 4070 WAB1FF 101ST ABN DIV    1ST ARMY   FORT CAMPBELL    FORSCOM
7309  31 4101 WAB1FF 101ST ABN DIV    1ST ARMY   FORT CAMPBELL    FORSCOM
7310  18 4119 WAB1FF 101ST ABN DIV    1ST ARMY   FORT CAMPBELL    FORSCOM
7311  12 4131 WAB1FF 101ST ABN DIV    1ST ARMY   FORT CAMPBELL    FORSCOM
7312   1 4132 WAB1FF 101ST ABN DIV    1ST ARMY   FORT CAMPBELL    FORSCOM
7401   2 4134 WAB1FF 101ST ABN DIV    1ST ARMY   FORT CAMPBELL    FORSCOM
7402  17 4151 WAB1FF 101ST ABN DIV    1ST ARMY   FORT CAMPBELL    FORSCOM
7403  34 4185 WAB1FF 101ST ABN DIV    1ST ARMY   FORT CAMPBELL    FORSCOM
7404  41 4226 WAB1FF 101ST ABN DIV    1ST ARMY   FORT CAMPBELL    FORSCOM
7405  21 4247 WAB1FF 101ST ABN DIV    1ST ARMY   FORT CAMPBELL    FORSCOM
7409   0 4319 W0MUAA US ARMY DEPOT    5TH ARMY   CORPUS CHRISTI   AMC
7410   0 4319 W0MUAA US ARMY DEPOT    IN MAINT   CORPUS CHRISTI   AVSCOM
7411   0 4319 W0MUAA US ARMY DEPOT    IN MAINT   CORPUS CHRISTI   AVSCOM
7412   0 4319 W0MUAA US ARMY DEPOT    IN MAINT   CORPUS CHRISTI   AVSCOM
7501   0 4319 W0MUAA US ARMY DEPOT    AWTG DISP  CORPUS CHRISTI   AVSCOM
7502   0 4319 W0MUAA DIR OF SUPPLY    IN TRANSIT CORPUS CH AD     AVSCOM
7503   0 4319 W0MUAA DIR OF SUPPLY    IN MAINT   CORPUS CH AD     AVSCOM
7504  13 4332 W0MUAA DIR OF SUPPLY    IN MAINT   CORPUS CH AD     AVSCOM
7505   2 4334 WBM1AA 421ST MED CO     GERMANY                     EUROPE
7506   9 4343 WBM1AA 421ST MED CO     GERMANY                     EUROPE
7507   0 4343 WBM1AA 421ST MED CO     GERMANY                     EUROPE
7509  18 4384 WBM1AA USA KAD          GERMANY                     EUROPE
7510  28 4412 WBM1AA 421ST MED CO     GERMANY                     EUROPE
7511   7 4419 WBM1AA 421ST MED CO     GERMANY                     EUROPE
7512   2 4421 WBM1AA 421ST MED CO     GERMANY                     EUROPE



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VHPA Head Quarters or Gary Roush or Mike Law


Printed from databases on: 08/27/00

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