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Last updated: 15 November 2018
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Date:Wednesday 29 May 1968
Type:Silhouette image of generic DHC4 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
de Havilland Canada C-7B Caribou
Operator:United States Air Force - USAF
Registration: 62-4189
C/n / msn: 132
First flight: 1963
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 22
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 25
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:Dak To (   Vietnam)
Phase: Approach (APR)
Nature:Military
Departure airport:?
Destination airport:Dak To Airfield, Vietnam
Narrative:
The C-7 Caribou was hit by ground fire while approaching Dak To. It crash-landed, causing the right wing to separate. It slid to the left and collided with an earth wall.

Sources:
» DeHavilland Caribou Roster


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