UI de Havilland Canada C-7B Caribou (DHC-4) 62-4161,
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Date:Thursday 3 August 1967
Type:Silhouette image of generic DHC4 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
de Havilland Canada C-7B Caribou (DHC-4)
Owner/operator:United States Air Force - USAF
Registration: 62-4161
MSN: 99
Fatalities:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 3
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Location:Duc Pho Camp -   Vietnam
Phase: Approach
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
The C-7 Caribou transport plane was approaching the special forces camp at Duc Pho when it flew into line of fire from a U.S. Army 155 mm howitzer. The tail section separated and the airplane fell down.


Aeroplane Monthly. June 1986
DeHavilland Caribou Roster
Vietnam Air Losses : United States Air Force, Navy and Marine Corps fixed-wing aircraft losses in Southeast Asia 1961-1973 / Chris Hobson



photo (c) Hiromichi Mine; Duc Pho; 03 August 1967; (publicdomain)

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