Boeing-Vertol CH-46D


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



c/n 2315


Year 1967 to 1969






Helicopter Boeing-Vertol CH-46D Serial 2315 Register 153964 used by US Marine Corps. Built 1967. Aircraft history





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usa 153964
US Marine Corps
BV-107M, c/n 2315, ff:?
del BuWepsRep FR Morton, PA as CH-46D 153964 14Jul67
xfer HMM-261 21Jul67
xfer H&MS-30 COSA 25Sep68
xfer H&MS-30 11Apr69
xfer H&MS-16 COSA 14Jul69
xfer HMM-263, EG-??, 13Aug69
w/o RVN 07Dec69.
usa 153964
US Marine Corps
w/o 07dec69 Vietnam

notes This chopper crashed on LZ in a rice patty in the Arizona area Southwest from Da Nang on Dec 7, 1969 late in the afternoon. With three personnel, all injured, they had a child being medevac'd that was tossed out the back when the vehicle flipped over nose first. This helo was providing us with ammo and food resupplies. It was like the fourth of July fireworks when everything began exploding. The battalion commander and myself rescued the crew



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