Airplane Crash - Near Gia Dinh, South Vietnam 05/10/1972

Details of airplane crash/ shootdown - Near Gia Dinh, South Vietnam


Date05/10/1972
Time10:25
LocationNear Gia Dinh, South Vietnam
OperatorMilitary - U.S. Army
RouteBien Hoa - Vung Tau
TypeBoeing Vertol CH47A (helicopter)
Aboard34
Fatalities34
Ground0
SummaryMetal fatigue of the spar in a blade led to separation of the blade and loss of control of the aircraft.

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