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Last updated: 28 October 2016
Datum:woensdag 14 februari 1968
Type:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas AC-47D Spooky
Luchtvaartmaatschappij:United States Air Force - USAF
Registratie: 43-49859
Constructienummer: 27120/15675
Bouwjaar: 1945
Motoren: 2 Pratt & Whitney R-1830-90
Bemanning:slachtoffers: 8 / inzittenden: 8
Passagiers:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden: 0
Totaal:slachtoffers: 8 / inzittenden: 8
Schade: Afgeschreven
Gevolgen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Plaats:8 km (5 mijl) S of Phan Rang Air Base (PHA) (   Vietnam)
Fase: Onbekend (UNK)
Soort vlucht:Militair
Vliegveld van vertrek:Phan Rang Air Base (PHA/VVPR), Vietnam
Vliegveld van aankomst:Phan Rang Air Base (PHA/VVPR), Vietnam
On February 14,1968, a Douglas AC-47D gunship, departed Phan Rang Air Base (PHA) on a close air support mission.
The airplane was shot down just five miles south of the air base.

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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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