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Accident description
Last updated: 24 November 2015
Date:Wednesday 23 April 1969
Type:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas DC-3A-191
Operator:Filipinas Orient Airways
Registration: PI-C947
C/n / msn: 1909
First flight: 1937
Engines: 2 Pratt & Whitney R-1830
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 28
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 31
Airplane damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:Manila (   Philippines)
Phase: Landing (LDG)
Nature:Domestic Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Roxas City Airport (RXS/RPVR), Philippines
Destination airport:?
Swerved off runway 24 for 200 feet over rough scrubland.



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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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