Helicopter UH-1D 65-09919
Information on U.S. Army helicopter UH-1D tail number 65-09919
The Army purchased this helicopter 0666
Total flight hours at this point: 00000763
Unit: 281 AHC
This was a Combat incident. This helicopter was LOSS TO INVENTORY
for Troop Extraction , Hot Area.
Unknown this helicopter was at Hover at 0020 feet and UNK knots.
Helicopter took 3 hits from:
Small Arms/Automatic Weapons; Gun launched non-explosive ballistic projectiles less than 20 mm in size. (7.62MM)
The helicopter was hit in the Equipment Section
Systems damaged were: ENGINE, PERSONNEL
Casualties = YES . .
The helicopter Crashed. Aircraft Destroyed.
Both mission and flight capability were terminated.
Original source(s) and document(s) from which the
incident was created or updated: Defense
Intelligence Agency Helicopter Loss database.
Survivability/Vulnerability Information Analysis
Center Helicopter database. Also: OPERA, UH1P2,
73365 (Operations Report. )
Loss to Inventory
P WO1 MILLER DARYL L
PFC SOPER JOHN CAMDEN
Sources indicate to the VHPA that this aircraft and event might be the one in which these two mem were killed. The VHPA is very interested in learning more about how they died
The following is Goldbook
information on US Army helicopter UH-1D tail number 65-09919
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 0666.
Please provide any additional information on this helicopter to the VHPA.
DATE FLT HRS UIC UNIT AREA POST COUNTRY
6610 67 185 WC4YAA 170 AVN CO VIETNAM RVN
6611 92 277 WC4YAA 170 AVN CO VIETNAM RVN
6612 68 345 WC4YAA 170 AVN CO VIETNAM RVN
6701 42 387 WC4YAA 170 AVN CO VIETNAM RVN
6702 71 458 WC4YAA 170 AVN CO VIETNAM RVN
6703 72 530 WC4YAA 170 AVN CO VIETNAM RVN
6704 60 590 WC4YAA 170 AVN CO VIETNAM RVN
6705 101 691 WC4YAA 170 AVN CO VIETNAM RVN
6706 64 755 WC4YAA 170 ASLT HEL CO VIETNAM RVN
6707 8 763 3410 USARV FLT DET VIETNAM RVN
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