Helicopter CH-47A 65-07985

Information on U.S. Army helicopter CH-47A tail number 65-07985
The Army purchased this helicopter 0266
Total flight hours at this point: 00000263
Date: 10/05/66
Unit: 179 ASHC
This was a Combat incident. This helicopter was REPAIRED IN THEATER
This was a Logistics Support mission for Resupply , Sling Loading.
While Enroute this helicopter was at Level Flight at UNK feet and UNK knots.
Unknown
Helicopter took 1 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 Aft area
Systems damaged were: MAIN ROTOR SYS
The helicopter Continued Flight.
The aircraft continued and accomplished all mission objectives.
for 85.00
Original source(s) and document(s) from which the incident was created or updated: Survivability/Vulnerability Information Analysis Center Helicopter database. Also: LNOF, 06168, FM48, CH47 (Lindenmuth Old Format Data Base. )


Information on U.S. Army helicopter CH-47A tail number 65-07985
The Army purchased this helicopter 0266
Total flight hours at this point: 00000263
Date: 10/14/66
Accident case number: G765
Unit: 179 ASHC
Number killed in accident = 0 . . Injured = 0 . . Passengers = 0
costing 0
Source(s) from which the incident was created or updated: Army Aviation Safety Center database.

Crew Members:
P BREARD DA

Accident Summary:

INFLT WITH INTERNAL LOAD OF 8000 LBS LOUD POP WAS HEARD SECONDS LATER GROWLING NOISE HEARD ACFT LANDED IN FWD TRANS INPUT PINION SHAFT BEARING RETAINING NUT BACKED OFF AFT ROLLER BEARINGS WERE DESTROYED IMPROPER STAKING OF NUT 6 OTHER ACFT FOUND TO HAVE SAME DEFICIENCY


Information on U.S. Army helicopter CH-47A tail number 65-07985
The Army purchased this helicopter 0266
Total flight hours at this point: 00000325
Date: 11/25/66
Accident case number: H296
Unit: 179 ASHC
Number killed in accident = 0 . . Injured = 0 . . Passengers = 35
costing 27000
Source(s) from which the incident was created or updated: Army Aviation Safety Center database.

Crew Members:
P BRUGGER CA
IP FERGUSON E

Accident Summary:

ON TO FROM CONFINED AREA RTR WASH SUCKED OVER HANGING LIMBS DOWN INTO AFT RTR SYS AS ACFT MOVED FORWARD COMPLETED TO & MSN DAMAGE FOUND ON INSP


The following is Goldbook information on US Army helicopter CH-47A tail number 65-07985
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 0266.
Please provide any additional information on this helicopter to the VHPA.

DATE  FLT HRS    UIC      UNIT          AREA          POST          COUNTRY
6610  54  263 WC5KAA 179 AVN CO       VIETNAM                     RVN
6611  62  325 WC5KAA 179 AVN CO       VIETNAM                     RVN
6612  47  372 WC5KAA 179 AVN CO       VIETNAM                     RVN
6701  50  422 WC5KAA 179 AVN CO       VIETNAM                     RVN
6702  76  498 WC5KAA 179 AVN CO       VIETNAM                     RVN
6703  55  553 WC5KAA 179 AVN CO       VIETNAM                     RVN
6704  43  596 WC5KAA 179 AVN CO       VIETNAM                     RVN
6705  88  684 WC5KAA 179 AVN CO       VIETNAM                     RVN
6706  64  748 WC5KAA 179 AVN CO       VIETNAM                     RVN
6707  50  798 WC5KAA 179 AVN CO       VIETNAM                     RVN
6708  98  896 WC5KAA 179 AVN CO       VIETNAM                     RVN
6709  67  963 WC5KAA 179 AVN CO       VIETNAM                     RVN
6710  65 1028 WC5KAA 179 AVN CO       VIETNAM                     RVN
6711  77 1105 WC5KAA 179 AVN CO       VIETNAM                     RVN
6712  90 1195 WC5KAA 179 AVN CO       VIETNAM                     RVN
6801  99 1294 WC5KAA 179 AVN CO       VIETNAM                     RVN
6802  58 1352 WC5KAA 179 AVN CO       VIETNAM                     RVN
6803  77 1429 WC5KAA 179 AVN CO       VIETNAM                     RVN
6804   0 1429 W0Y6AA OS TO CONUS      ITR CONUS                   AVCOMITR
6805   0 1429 W0Y6AA INTRANSIT        IN TRANSIT                  AVCOMCTR
6806   0 1429 W0Y6AA OS TO CONUS      ITR CONUS                   AVCOMITR
6807   0 1429 W0Y6AA OS TO CONUS      ITR CONUS                   AVCOMITR
6808   0 1429 W0Y6AA OS TO CONUS      ITR CONUS                   AVCOMITR
6809   0 1429 W0Y6AA OS TO CONUS      ITR CONUS                   AVCOMITR
6810  10 1439 WC5DAA 605 TRANS CO DS  VIETNAM                     RVN
6811  40 1479 WCK7AA 539 TRANS CO     VIETNAM                     RVN
6812  38 1517 WCK7AA 539 TRANS CO     VIETNAM                     RVN
6901  27 1544 WCK7AA 539 TRANS CO     VIETNAM                     RVN
6902  22 1566 WCK7AA 539 TRANS CO     VIETNAM                     RVN
6903   0 1566 WCK7AA 539 TRANS CO     VIETNAM                     RVN
6904  30 1596 WCK7AA 539 TRANS CO     VIETNAM                     RVN
6905  25 1621 WCK7AA 539 TRANS CO     VIETNAM                     RVN
6906  25 1646 WCK7AA 539 TRANS CO     VIETNAM                     RVN
6907  22 1668 WCK7AA 539 TRANS CO     VIETNAM                     RVN
6908  25 1693 WCK7AA 539 TRANS CO     VIETNAM                     RVN
6909   4 1697 WCK7AA 539 TRANS CO     VIETNAM                     RVN
6910   1 1698 WCK7AA 539 TRANS CO     VIETNAM                     RVN
6911  38 1736 WCK7AA 539 TRANS CO     VIETNAM                     RVN
6912   8 1744 WCK7AA 539 TRANS CO     VIETNAM                     RVN
7001   9 1753 WCK7AA 539 TRANS CO     VIETNAM                     RVN
7002  13 1766 WCK7AA 539 TRANS CO     VIETNAM                     RVN
7003  23 1789 WCK7AA 539 TRANS CO     VIETNAM                     RVN
7004  24 1813 WCK7AA 539 TRANS CO     VIETNAM                     RVN
7005   0 1813 WCK7AA 539 TRANS CO     VIETNAM                     RVN
7006   0 1813 W0MAAA DIR FOR MAINT    1ST ARMY   NEW CUMBERLAND   AVCOM
7007   0 1813 W0MAAA DIR FOR MAINT    1ST ARMY   NEW CUMBERLAND   AVCOM
7008   0 1813 W0MAAA DIR FOR MAINT    1ST ARMY   NEW CUMBERLAND   AVCOM
7009   0 1813 W0MAAA DIR FOR MAINT    1ST ARMY   NEW CUMBERLAND   AVCOM
7010   0 1813 W0MAAA DIR FOR MAINT    1ST ARMY   NEW CUMBERLAND   AVCOM
7011   0 1813 W0MAAA DIR FOR MAINT    1ST ARMY   NEW CUMBERLAND   AVCOM
7012   4 1817 W0MAAA DIR FOR MAINT    1ST ARMY   NEW CUMBERLAND   AVCOM
7101   1 1818 W0MAAA DIR DIST  TRANS  IN MAINT   NEW CUMBRLND AD  AVSCOM
7102  61 1879 WDHPAA 154 AVN CO       4TH ARMY   FORT SILL        4TH ARMY
7103  18 1897 WDHPAA 154 AVN CO       4TH ARMY   FORT SILL        4TH ARMY
7104  60 1957 WDHPAA 154 AVN CO       4TH ARMY   FORT SILL        4TH ARMY
7105  55 2012 WDHPAA 154 AVN CO       4TH ARMY   FORT SILL        4TH ARMY
7106  71 2083 WDHPAA 154 AVN CO       4TH ARMY   FORT SILL        4TH ARMY
7107  47 2130 WDHPAA 154 AVN CO       5TH ARMY   FORT SILL        5TH ARMY
7108  10 2140 WDHPAA 154 AVN CO       5TH ARMY   FORT SILL        5TH ARMY
7109  23 2163 WDHPAA 154 AVN CO       5TH ARMY   FORT SILL        5TH ARMY
7110  16 2179 WDHPAA 154 AVN CO       5TH ARMY   FORT SILL        5TH ARMY
7111  11 2190 WDHPAA 154 AVN CO       5TH ARMY   FORT SILL        5TH ARMY
7112  22 2212 WDHPAA 154 AVN CO       5TH ARMY   FORT SILL        5TH ARMY
7201   0 2212 WDHPAA 154 AVN CO       5TH ARMY   FORT SILL        5TH ARMY
7202  23 2235 WDHPAA 154 AVN CO       5TH ARMY   FORT SILL        5TH ARMY
7203  43 2278 WDHPAA 154 AVN CO       5TH ARMY   FORT SILL        5TH ARMY
7204  18 2296 WDHPAA 154 AVN CO       5TH ARMY   FORT SILL        5TH ARMY
7205   4 2300 WDHPAA 154 AVN CO       5TH ARMY   FORT SILL        5TH ARMY
7206   0 2300 WDHPAA 154 AVN CO       5TH ARMY   FORT SILL        5TH ARMY
7207   0 2300 WDHPAA 154 AVN CO       5TH ARMY   FORT SILL        5TH ARMY
7208   0 2300 WC5JAA 178TH AVN CO     5TH ARMY   FT SILL          5TH ARMY
7209   0 2300 WC5JAA 178TH AVN CO     5TH ARMY   FT SILL          5TH ARMY
7210   0 2300 3300   85TH DIV TRNG    5TH ARMY   CHICAGO          RESV



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