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Last updated: 30 July 2021
Date:Wednesday 13 July 1966
Type:Silhouette image of generic DHC4 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
de Havilland Canada CV-2A Caribou (DHC-4)
Operator:United States Army
Registration: 61-2386
MSN: 42
First flight: 1962
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Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:Vung Tau Airport (VTG) (   Vietnam)
Phase: Standing (STD)
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Destination airport:-
Destroyed by Viet Cong mortar fire.

Destroyed on ground
Damaged on the ground


photo of CV-2A-Caribou-61-2386
accident date: 13-07-1966
type: de Havilland Canada CV-2A Caribou
registration: 61-2386
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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