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Accident description
Last updated: 25 October 2016
Date:Monday 13 December 1993
Type:Silhouette image of generic Y12 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Harbin Yunshuji Y-12-II
Operator:Lao Aviation
Registration: RDPL-34117
C/n / msn: 0042
First flight: 1990
Engines: 2 Pratt & Whitney Canada PT6A
Crew:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Passengers:Fatalities: 16 / Occupants: 16
Total:Fatalities: 18 / Occupants: 18
Airplane damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:Phonesavanh (   Laos)
Phase: Approach (APR)
Nature:Domestic Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:?
Destination airport:Phonesavanh Airport (VLPV), Laos
Clipped trees in fog and crashed. The aircraft immediately caught fire.

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