Vliegtuigongeval op 01 FEB 1972 met Douglas DC-6 XW-PEH - Tegal
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Datum:dinsdag 1 februari 1972
Type:Silhouette image of generic DC6 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas DC-6
Vloog voor:PENAS
Gehuurd van:Royal Air Lao
Registratie: XW-PEH
Constructienummer: 43126/132
Bouwjaar: 1948
Bemanning:slachtoffers: 1 / inzittenden: 3
Passagiers:slachtoffers: 5 / inzittenden: 6
Totaal:slachtoffers: 6 / inzittenden: 9
Schade: Afgeschreven
Gevolgen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Plaats:nabij Tegal (   Indonesië)
Fase: Kruisvlucht (ENR)
Soort vlucht:Internationale charter
Vliegveld van vertrek:Singapore (unknown airport), Singapore
Vliegveld van aankomst:Jakarta-Kemayoran Airport (JKT), Indonesië
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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