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    This model is a version of 107M H-46 Sea Knight



    c/n 2567


    Year 1969 to 2001




    Helicopter Boeing-Vertol CH-46F Serial 2567 Register 157668 used by US Marine Corps USMC. Built 1969. Aircraft history and location






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    157668

    usa US Marine Corps

    1969-11-24BV-107M, c/n 2567, ff?
    accepted BuWepsRep, FR, Morton, PA as CH-46F 157668 24Nov69
    xfer HMM-365 19Nov69
    xfer H&MS-26 17Feb71
    xfer HMM-263 09Dec71
    further unit xfers unk
    conv CH-46E unk
    unit xfers unk
    xfer HMM-365, YM-10
    crashed into New River during nighttime training near Camp Lejeune, NC J09ul01
    3 passengers killed, pilot and copilot survived. HMM-263
    1970-06YMembarked on USS Guam during 10 days of earthquake relief efforts off northern Peru. Great Peruvian Earthquake relief operations
    Conducting FCLPs to LHA pad along New River using NVGs. Pilot-in-command (PIC) attempted to turn off anti-collision lights, but inadvertently turned on red cockpit dome lights*, shutting down NVGs
    causing both pilots to lose external reference to ground. (*Note: PIC is height challenged and used kneeboard to slap at switch.) Neither pilot attempted to fly wave-off profile using instruments and acft impacted water.



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