Helicopter Bell UH-1C Iroquois Serial 1296 Register 64-14172 used by US Army Aviation Army. Aircraft history and location
Written off 1968
|US Army Aviation|
|1968-05-08||w/o 08may68 |
On May 8, 1968, a UH-1C Iroquois (BUNO 14172) with a crew of four took off on a combat support mission southwest of Da Nang, South Vietnam. While en route to the target, the helicopter was hit by hostile ground fire, causing it to explode in midair and crash on the bank of the A Vuong River.