Incident Bell OH-58D Kiowa 86-8910,
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Date:Friday 20 September 1991
Type:Silhouette image of generic B06 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Bell OH-58D Kiowa
Owner/operator:US Army
Registration: 86-8910
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:Persian Gulf -   Indian Ocean
Phase: En route
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Hit sea after engine failure during a night NVG armed recce mission. The helicopter sank with both crew exiting underwater and being picked up injured but safe by an SH-60. The helicopter was also later recovered.


2. Flight International 13-19 May 1992 p.28 at
3. Air Forces Monthly Sept. 1992

Revision history:

07-Sep-2010 14:30 ASN Archive
13-Nov-2010 13:33 harro Updated [Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Location, Source, Narrative]
15-Jun-2014 08:57 harro Updated [Total fatalities, Country, Source, Narrative]
26-Apr-2016 00:51 Dr.John Smith Updated [Time, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Phase, Source]

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