65-08016, Boeing build number B-188, was a CH-47A helicopter. The U.S. Army acceptance date was 10 May 1966. The administrative strike date was 8 May 1976. As of 8 May 1976, 65-08016 accumulated at least 3,402.0 aircraft hours.

   On or about June 1972, 65-08016 was transferred to the Vietnamese Air Force (VNAF), in the Republic of Vietnam (South Vietnam) and was captured by North Vietnamese Forces at the close of hostilities.

   The last known location of 65-08016 was in the Republic of Vietnam.

   Aircraft status: Unknown.



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          This aircraft was crewed by:


          SP5 George F. Durden, FE, 1971 - 1972.


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