02-Feb-21 (tba) Sikorsky UH-60 Lucky Peak, US-Idaho (3F)

Night training mission in a routinely used area.  In a press conference (video, 7m50s) Lt. Col. Nicole Washington noted that the weather was poor, with snow and a low ceiling of fog that affected both the subject flight and later search efforts for the victims.  The Guard named those on board as

  • Chief Warrant Officer 4 Jesse Anderson, 43
  • Chief Warrant Officer 3 George “Geoff” Laubhan, 39
  • Chief Warrant Officer 3 Matthew Peltzer, 43
Date
February 2, 2021
Reg
TBA
Make
Sikorsky
Model
UH-60
MSN
TBA
Location
south of Lucky Peak, a park area about 10 miles east of Boise
Country
US-Idaho
CivilMilitary
Military
Fatal
3
Operator
US-Army
Link 1
https://www.facebook.com/idahonationalguard/posts/3998592216819654
Link 2
https://www.nytimes.com/2021/02/03/us/national-guard-helicopter-crash-idaho.html

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