Accession Number:

ADA383254

Title:

Army Helicopter Tarrain Collision Study

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

ARMY BOARD FOR AVIATION ACCIDENT RESEARCH FORT RUCKER AL

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1969-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

12.0

Abstract:

This study contains analyses of 836 Army helicopter collisions with terrain obstacles which occurred during calendar year 1969. It summarizes major cause factors on a worldwide basis and presents recommendations to prevent recurrence of similar type mishaps. This study does not include figures on mishaps attributed to maintenance andor materiel malfunctions.

Subject Categories:

  • Military Aircraft Operations
  • Helicopters

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE