Hull-loss description
Last updated: 1 November 2014
Status:
Date:Sunday 29 March 1970
Type:de Havilland Canada DHC-4A Caribou
Operator:Royal Australian Air Force - RAAF
Registration: A4-193
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)
Nature:Military
Departure airport:?
Destination airport:?
Narrative:
The Caribou was destroyed when a mortar shell tore through its starboard wing.

Classification:

Sources:
» Australian Military Aircraft Serials and Aircraft History web site
» DeHavilland Caribou Roster
» Australian Aviation magazine (Jan/Feb 2010, page 44)


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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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