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Accident description
Last updated: 18 October 2017
Date:Tuesday 10 May 1966
Type:Silhouette image of generic DHC4 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
de Havilland Canada CV-2B Caribou
Operator:United States Army
Registration: 62-4165
C/n / msn: 103
First flight:
Crew:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 4
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Total:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 4
Airplane damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:Cai Cai Camp, Kien Tuong Province (   Vietnam)
Phase: Maneuvering (MNV)
Departure airport:?
Destination airport:?
Lost control and crashed when a load of rice became stuck during an airdrop.

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