Helicopter Accidents

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H-21
Nellis AFB, NV
11 Sep 1959

A USAF H-21 helicopter from Nellis AFB, NV., crewed by 1st Lt. Ronald F. Riggs (P), SSgt. Harland V. Mills (FM) and A1C Terry A. Jones (FM), crashed and burned near Nellis killing the three crew members. There was no explanation for the crash which occurred on a routine training flight.

The Corpus Christi Caller-Times (Corpus Christi, TX.), Sat, Sep 12, 1959, page 3

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