Military - U.S. Army

Military - U.S. Army Wednesday May 10, 1972
Metal fatigue of the spar in a blade led to separation of the blade and loss of control of the aircraft.

Crash Details

DateWednesday May 10, 1972
LocationNear Gia Dinh, South Vietnam
Passengers32
Crew2
Fatalities34
Survivors0
Aircraft TypeBoeing Vertol CH47A (helicopter)
OperatorMilitary - U.S. Army
Registration
Flight OriginBien Hoa
Flight Destination Vung Tau
Near Gia Dinh, South Vietnam
Military - U.S. Army
Boeing Vertol CH47A (helicopter)
1972