Descripción del Accidente ASN 01 FEB 1972 Douglas DC-6 XW-PEH - Tegal
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Fecha:martes 1 febrero 1972
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic DC6 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas DC-6
Operado por:PENAS
Alquilado a :Royal Air Lao
Registración: XW-PEH
Numéro de série: 43126/132
Año de Construcción: 1948
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 1 / Ocupantes: 3
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 5 / Ocupantes: 6
Total:Fatalidades: 6 / Ocupantes: 9
Daños en la Aeronave: Anulado
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:cerca Tegal (   Indonesia)
Fase: En ruta (ENR)
Naturaleza:Vuelo Internacional No Programado
Aeropuerto de Salida:Singapore (unknown airport), Singapur
Aeropuerto de Llegada:Jakarta-Kemayoran Airport (JKT), Indonesia
After a flight of approximately 4 hrs departing from Singapore, the aircraft was observed flying at a low altitude approximately at Tegal (mid Java, Indonesia) for a forced landing. The aircraft crashed due to fuel starvation. According to the crew, compass error and lost position was encountered.

» The Straits Times, 4 February 1972, Page 1


photo of Douglas-DC-6-XW-PEH
accident date: 01-02-1972
type: Douglas DC-6
registration: XW-PEH
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.
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