64-13143, Boeing build number B-115, was a CH-47A helicopter. The U.S. Army acceptance date was 24 July 1965. The administrative strike date was 31 May 1974. 64-13143 accumulated 2,806.0 aircraft hours.

   On an unknown date, 64-13143 was lost due to combat action.

   64-13143 was assigned to the 249th Vietnamese Air Force (VNAF) in the Republic of Vietnam (RVN), when it was shot down by an infra-red guided, shoulder fired SA-7 heat seeking missile. There were 5 fatalities.

   The last known location of 64-13143 was in the Republic of Vietnam.

   Aircraft status: Shot down in combat.



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