Criminal Occurrence description
Last updated: 21 November 2014
Status:
Date:Sunday 4 February 1962
Type:Curtiss C-46D-20-CU Commando
Operator:Air America
Registration: B-916
C/n / msn: 22362
First flight:
Crew:Fatalities: 6 / Occupants: 6
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Total:Fatalities: 6 / Occupants: 6
Airplane damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:near Xieng Khouang (   Laos)
Phase: Maneuvering (MNV)
Nature:Military
Departure airport:?
Destination airport:?
Narrative:
Shot down by Communist forces while on a drop mission.

Classification:
Shot down from the ground
Loss of control

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This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Networkĺs opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.
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