Accident McDonnell Douglas AH-64A Apache 86-8953, Monday 7 January 1991
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Date:Monday 7 January 1991
Type:Silhouette image of generic H64 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
McDonnell Douglas AH-64A Apache
Owner/operator:US Army (4/229th Aviation Regiment-Pilot in )
Registration: 86-8953
MSN: PV323
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:Port of Damam Saudi Arabia -   Saudi Arabia
Phase: Taxi
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
APU fire on ground. While ground taxing back to the ramp maintenance area after an inflight maintenance operational check (MOC) the crew turned on the APU subsequently a fire erupted in the APU area.


Flight International 13-19 May 1992
The Pilot in Command

Revision history:

07-Sep-2010 14:30 ASN Archive
10-Oct-2010 14:35 Anon. Updated [Total fatalities, Country, Phase, Source, Narrative]
25-Jun-2023 16:50 Anon. Updated

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