ASN logo
Last updated: 24 June 2019
Status:
Date:Wednesday 8 August 1956
Type:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas C-47B-1-DK (DC-3)
Operator:Union of Burma Airways
Registration: XY-ADC
C/n / msn: 25793/14348
First flight: 1944
Engines: 2 Pratt & Whitney R-1830-90C
Crew:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 4
Passengers:Fatalities: 8 / Occupants: 18
Total:Fatalities: 11 / Occupants: 22
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:near Thazi (   Myanmar)
Phase: En route (ENR)
Nature:Domestic Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Yangon-Mingaladon Airport (RGN/VYYY), Myanmar
Destination airport:Mandalay-Annisaton Airport (MDL/VYMD), Myanmar
Narrative:
Impacted Mount Pindaya.



Photos

Add your photo of this accident or aircraft

Map
This map shows the airport of departure and the intended destination of the flight. The line between the airports does not display the exact flight path.
Distance from Yangon-Mingaladon Airport to Mandalay-Annisaton Airport as the crow flies is 530 km (331 miles).

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.
languages: languages

Share