Helicopter UH-1H 67-17549

Information on U.S. Army helicopter UH-1H tail number 67-17549
The Army purchased this helicopter 0568
Total flight hours at this point: 00000492
Date: 10/05/1968
Accident case number: 681005111
Unit: 170 AHC
The station for this helicopter was Pleiku in
Number killed in accident = 0 . . Injured = 0 . . Passengers = 0
costing 380
Source(s) from which the incident was created or updated: Army Aviation Safety Center database.

Crew Members:
AC O2 WRIGHT FE
P W1 KOMULAIN WW

Accident Summary:

The aircraft was on a test flight checking hydraulics. Upon crosschecking instruments, it was noted that the engine and rotor tach needles were dropping. The aircraft commander increased pitch to verify a tach failure and noted a drop in rotor RPM. He then entered an autorotation and landed hard causing incident damage to the aircraft. The primary cause was determined to be engine failure

This record was last updated on 04/14/1999


The following is Goldbook information on US Army helicopter UH-1H tail number 67-17549
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 0568.
Please provide any additional information on this helicopter to the VHPA.

DATE  FLT HRS    UIC      UNIT          AREA          POST          COUNTRY
6805   2    2 9221   355 AVN CO       4TH ARMY   FORT SILL        4TH ARMY
6806  16   18 WC4YAA 170 ASLT HEL CO  VIETNAM                     RVN     
6807  98  116 WC4YAA 170 ASLT HEL CO  VIETNAM                     RVN     
6808 104  220 WC4YAA 170 ASLT HEL CO  VIETNAM                     RVN     
6809 145  365 WC4YAA 170 ASLT HEL CO  VIETNAM                     RVN     
6810 127  492 WC4YAA 170 ASLT HEL CO  VIETNAM                     RVN     
6811  46  538 WC5CAA 572ND MI DET     VIETNAM                     RVN     
6812   0  538 WC5CAA 572ND MI DET     VIETNAM                     RVN     
6901   0  538 WC5CAA 572ND MI DET     VIETNAM                     RVN     
6902   0  538 WC5CAA 572ND MI DET     VIETNAM                     RVN     
6903   1  539 WC5CAA 572ND MI DET     VIETNAM                     RVN     
6904  69  608 WC07AA 134 ASLT HEL CO  VIETNAM                     RVN     
6905 145  753 WC07AA 134 ASLT HEL CO  VIETNAM                     RVN     
6906 112  865 WC07AA 134 ASLT HEL CO  VIETNAM                     RVN     
6907 129  994 WC07AA 134 ASLT HEL CO  VIETNAM                     RVN     
6908 100 1094 WC07AA 134 ASLT HEL CO  VIETNAM                     RVN     
6909 113 1207 WC07AA 134 ASLT HEL CO  VIETNAM                     RVN     
6910 124 1331 WC07AA 134 ASLT HEL CO  VIETNAM                     RVN     
6911  99 1430 WC07AA 134 ASLT HEL CO  VIETNAM                     RVN     
6912  94 1524 WC07AA 134 ASLT HEL CO  VIETNAM                     RVN     
7001  68 1592 WC07AA 134 ASLT HEL CO  VIETNAM                     RVN     
7002 127 1719 WC07AA 134 ASLT HEL CO  VIETNAM                     RVN     
7003  95 1814 WC07AA 134 ASLT HEL CO  VIETNAM                     RVN     
7004  59 1873 WC07AA 134 ASLT HEL CO  VIETNAM                     RVN     
7005 105 1978 WC07AA 134 ASLT HEL CO  VIETNAM                     RVN     
7006  95 2073 WC07AA 134 ASLT HEL CO  VIETNAM                     RVN     
7007 101 2174 WC07AA 134 ASLT HEL CO  VIETNAM                     RVN     
7008  17 2191 WC07AA 134 ASLT HEL CO  VIETNAM                     RVN     
7009  63 2254 WC07AA 134 ASLT HEL CO  VIETNAM                     RVN     
7010  30 2284 WC07AA 134 ASLT HEL CO  VIETNAM                     RVN     
7011   0 2284 WC07AA 134 ASLT HEL CO  VIETNAM                     RVN     
7012  86 2370 WDUXAA 191 ASLT HEL CO  VIETNAM                     RVN     
7101 121 2491 WDUXAA 191 AHC          VIETNAM                     RVN     
7102 102 2593 WDUXAA 191 AHC          VIETNAM                     RVN     
7103  92 2685 WDUXAA 191 AHC          VIETNAM                     RVN     
7104  72 2757 WDUXAA 191 AHC          VIETNAM                     RVN     
7105  53 2810 WDUXAA 191 AHC          VIETNAM                     RVN     
7106  72 2882 WDUXAA 191 AHC          VIETNAM                     RVN     
7107  93 2975 WDUXAA 191 AHC          VIETNAM                     RVN     
7108  32 3007 WDUXAA 191 AHC          VIETNAM                     RVN     
7109   1 3008 WDUXAA 128 AHC          VIETNAM                     RVN     
7110  73 3081 WDUXAA 128 AHC          VIETNAM                     RVN     
7111  65 3146 WDUXAA 128 AHC          VIETNAM                     RVN     
7112  37 3183 WDUXAA 128 AHC          VIETNAM                     RVN     
7201   0 3183 W1BSAA NAVAL AIR CTR    LOAN       PATUXENT         AVSCOM      
7202   0 3183 W1BSAA NAVAL AIR CTR    LOAN       PATUXENT         AVSCOM      
7203   0 3183 W1BSAA NAVAL AIR CTR    LOAN       PATUXENT         AVSCOM      
7204   5 3188 W1BSAA NAVAL AIR CTR    LOAN       PATUXENT         AVSCOM      
7205   0 3188 W1BSAA NAVAL AIR CTR    LOAN       PATUXENT         AVSCOM      
7206   0 3188 W1BSAA NAVAL AIR CTR    LOAN       PATUXENT         AVSCOM      
7207  30 3218 WPFQA0                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7208  30 3248 WPFQA0                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7209  21 3269 WPFQA0                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7210  11 3280 WPFQA0                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7211   3 3283 WPFQA0                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7212   9 3292 WPFQA0                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7301   8 3300 WPFQA0                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7302  21 3321 WPFQA0                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7303  24 3345 WPFQA0                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7304  16 3361 WPFQA0                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7305  20 3381 WPFQA0                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7306  36 3417 WPFQA0                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7307  31 3448 WPFQA0                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7308   6 3454 WPFQA0                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7309   0 3454 WPFQA0                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7310  17 3471 WPFQ0                   NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7311  19 3490 WPFQA0                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7312   0 3490 WPFQA0                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7401   0 3490 WPFQA0                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7402   0 3490 WPFQA0                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7403   3 3493 WPFQA0                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7404   0 3493 WPFQA0                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7405   0 3493 WPFQA0                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7409  17 3557 WPFQA0                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7410  30 3587 WPFQA0                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7411   3 3590 WPFQA0                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7412  12 3602 WPFQA0                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7501  10 3612 WPFQA0                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7502   9 3621 WPFQA0                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7503  16 3637 WPFQA0                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7504   3 3640 WPFQA0                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7505  21 3661 WPFQA0                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7506  19 3680 WPFQA0                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7507  11 3691 WPFQA0                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7509  22 3725 WPFQA0                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7510   7 3732 WPFQA0                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7511  21 3753 WPFQA0                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7512  20 3773 WPFQA0                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI


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