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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 264123
Last updated: 14 November 2021
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Date:09-MAR-1963
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic V1 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Grumman OV-1 Mohawk
Owner/operator:United States Army Aviation
Registration:
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Saigon, SVN -   Vietnam
Phase:
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Crashed and burned in jungle-covered mountain. US pilot and Vietnamese observer spotted alive. Two Marine helicopters crashed during search, killing one pilot.

Sources:

Youngstown Vindicator 9 March 1963, p1/11 March 1963, p28


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Jun-2021 20:16 TB Added
17-Jun-2021 20:31 TB Updated [Total fatalities, Location, Source, Narrative]

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