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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 148117
Last updated: 16 November 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic A1 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas A-1H Skyraider
Owner/operator:United States Air Force (USAF)
Registration: 52-137496
MSN: 10572
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:A Shau Valley, S. Vietnam -   Vietnam
Phase: Combat
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Hit by ground fire over A Shau Valley, Thua Thien Province, South Vietnam. Headed away from valley over the hills but pilot had to bail out 25 mi SW of Da Nang. Pilot was rescued.


- JF Baugher

Revision history:

30-Aug-2012 14:05 Uli Elch Added
27-Mar-2013 15:58 uLI eLCH Updated [Total fatalities, Location, Narrative]

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