Helicopter UH-1H 68-15748

Information on U.S. Army helicopter UH-1H tail number 68-15748
The Army purchased this helicopter 0769
Total flight hours at this point: 00001955
Date: 11/09/1971
Accident case number: 711109131
Unit: 134 AHC
The station for this helicopter was Tuy Hoa in
Number killed in accident = 0 . . Injured = 0 . . Passengers = 0
costing 2000
Source(s) from which the incident was created or updated: Army Aviation Safety Center database.

Crew Members:
P O2 ANDINO M

Accident Summary:

 PILOT WAS LANDING IN A 1 SHIP LANDING ZONE. UPON TERMINATION TO A HOVER, SEVERAL RVN TROOPS STARTED CLIMBING INTO THE AIRCRAFT UPSETTING THE CENTER OF GRAVITY. THE PILOT TOOK OFF IN A RIGHT SIDE LOW ATTITUDE STRIKING THE TREES WITH THE MAIN ROTOR.\\


The following is Goldbook information on US Army helicopter UH-1H tail number 68-15748
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 0769.
Please provide any additional information on this helicopter to the VHPA.

DATE  FLT HRS    UIC      UNIT          AREA          POST          COUNTRY
6907   3    3 WDU5AA 201 CORP AVN     VIETNAM                     RVN     
6908  76   79 WDU5AA 201 CORP AVN     VIETNAM                     RVN     
6909  61  140 WDU5AA 201 CORP AVN     VIETNAM                     RVN     
6910  71  211 WDU5AA 201 CORP AVN     VIETNAM                     RVN     
6911  62  273 WDU5AA 201 CORP AVN     VIETNAM                     RVN     
6912  62  335 WDU5AA 201 CORP AVN     VIETNAM                     RVN     
7001  61  396 WDU5AA 201 CORP AVN     VIETNAM                     RVN     
7002  46  442 WDU5AA 201 CORP AVN     VIETNAM                     RVN     
7003  47  489 WDU5AA 201 CORP AVN     VIETNAM                     RVN     
7004  49  538 WDU5AA 201 CORP AVN     VIETNAM                     RVN     
7005  35  573 WDU5AA 201 CORP AVN     VIETNAM                     RVN     
7006  55  628 WDU5AA 201 CORP AVN     VIETNAM                     RVN     
7007  53  681 WDU5AA 201 CORP AVN     VIETNAM                     RVN     
7008  68  749 WC07AA 134 ASLT HEL CO  VIETNAM                     RVN     
7009 113  862 WC07AA 134 ASLT HEL CO  VIETNAM                     RVN     
7010  90  952 WC07AA 134 ASLT HEL CO  VIETNAM                     RVN     
7011  64 1016 WC07AA 134 ASLT HEL CO  VIETNAM                     RVN     
7012  48 1064 WC07AA 134 ASLT HEL CO  VIETNAM                     RVN     
7101 113 1177 WC07AA 134 AHC          VIETNAM                     RVN     
7102 112 1289 WC07AA 134 AHC          VIETNAM                     RVN     
7103  74 1363 WC07AA 134 AHC          VIETNAM                     RVN     
7104 104 1467 WC07AA 134 AHC          VIETNAM                     RVN     
7105  85 1552 WC07AA 134 AHC          VIETNAM                     RVN     
7106  55 1607 WC07AA 134 AHC          VIETNAM                     RVN     
7107  69 1676 WC07AA 134 AHC          VIETNAM                     RVN     
7108  54 1730 WC07AA 134 AHC          VIETNAM                     RVN     
7109  88 1818 WC07AA 79 TC CO         VIETNAM                     RVN     
7110  57 1875 WC07AA 134 AHC          VIETNAM                     RVN     
7111  80 1955 WC07AA 134 AHC          VIETNAM                     RVN     
7112  17 1972 WC07AA 61 AHC           VIETNAM                     RVN     
7201  38 2010 WAZNC0 7 17 CAV C TRP   VIETNAM                     RVN     
7202  59 2069 WAZNC0 7 17 CAV C TRP   VIETNAM                     RVN     
7203  42 2111 WAZNC0 7 17 CAV C TRP   VIETNAM                     RVN     
7204   0 2111 WAZNC0 7 17 CAV C TRP   VIETNAM                     RVN     


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