Accident description
Last updated: 3 September 2014
Status:
Date:Tuesday 24 October 1967
Type:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas C-47
Operator:China Airlines
Registration: B-1541
C/n / msn:
First flight:
Crew:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 3
Passengers:Fatalities: 13 / Occupants: 13
Total:Fatalities: 16 / Occupants: 16
Airplane damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:at an unknown location (   Vietnam)
Phase: Unknown (UNK)
Nature:Domestic Non Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Phan Rang AB (PHA), Vietnam
Destination airport:Pleiku Airport (PXU/VVPK), Vietnam
Narrative:
Crashed.

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Distance from Phan Rang AB to Pleiku Airport as the crow flies is 283 km (177 miles).

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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