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Criminal Occurrence
Last updated: 28 November 2015
Datum:zaterdag 13 maart 1954
Type:Silhouette image of generic C46 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Curtiss C-46E-1-CS Commando
Luchtvaartmaatschappij:Aigle Azur Maroc
Registratie: F-DAAR
Constructienummer: 2943
Bouwjaar: 1945
Bemanning:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden:
Passagiers:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden:
Totaal:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden:
Schade: Afgeschreven
Gevolgen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Plaats:Dien Bien Phu-Gialam Airport (DIN) (   Vietnam)
Fase: Geparkeerd (STD)
Soort vlucht:-
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Destroyed on ground by mortars.
March 13, 1954 was the day Battle of Dien Bien Phu started. This was a confrontation of the First Indochina War between the French Union's French Far East Expeditionary Corps and Viet Minh communist-nationalist revolutionaries.

» Air Britain Casualty compendium (pt. 59)


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