Narrative:Crash-landed following in-flight fire. The fire was possibly due to sabotage.
|Date:||09 JAN 1966|
|Type:||Fairchild C-123B-9-FA Provider|
|Operator:||United States Air Force - USAF|
|C/n / msn:|| 20125|
|First flight:|| |
|Crew:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2|
|Passengers:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0|
|Total:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2 |
|Airplane damage:|| Written off|
|Airplane fate:|| Written off (damaged beyond repair)|
|Location:||near Saigon (Vietnam)
|Phase:|| Unknown (UNK)|
The airplane operated on a dusk resupply flight.
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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.