Accession Number:

ADA383018

Title:

OV-1 Accident Summary

Descriptive Note:

Rept. from 1 Jul 1966-30 Jun 1967

Corporate Author:

ARMY BOARD FOR AVIATION ACCIDENT RESEARCH FORT RUCKER AL

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1967-06-30

Pagination or Media Count:

31.0

Abstract:

This summary was prepared to help commanders at all levels, aviation safety officers, maintenance officers, aviators, and related aviation personnel to prevent future accidents and preserve combat resources through a review of OV-1 mishaps and their cause factors. The term mishap as used in this summary, includes accidents, incidents, forced landings, and precautionary landings, as defined by paragraph 7, AR 385-40. Aircraft losses or damages which were the direct result of hostile action in RVN are not included. Information presented in this summary was taken from accident and other mishap reports submitted from all Army commands, as required by section IV, AR 385-40. Information on Modification Work Orders MWOs was extracted from Department of the Army Pamphlet No. 310-7, U. S. Army Equipment Index of Identification Work Orders, April 1968. Technical Bulletin information was furnished by USAAVCOM.

Subject Categories:

  • Military Aircraft Operations
  • Safety Engineering

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE