Narrative:The Caribou was destroyed when a mortar shell tore through its starboard wing.
|Date:||Sunday 29 March 1970|
de Havilland Canada DHC-4A Caribou
|Operator:||Royal Australian Air Force - RAAF|
|C/n / msn:|| 193|
|First flight:|| 1964|
|Crew:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 4|
|Passengers:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0|
|Total:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 4 |
|Airplane damage:|| Damaged beyond repair|
|Location:||That Son ( Vietnam)
|Phase:|| Standing (STD)|
» Australian Military Aircraft Serials and Aircraft History web site
» DeHavilland Caribou Roster
» Australian Aviation magazine (Jan/Feb 2010, page 44)
This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Network’s opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.