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Last updated: 22 October 2019
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Datum:Donnerstag 15 April 1971
Flugzeugtyp:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas C-47A-20-DK (DC-3)
Fluggesellschaft:Hukbong Himpapawid ng Pilipinas (Philippine Air Force)
Kennzeichen: 293246
Werknummer: 13136
Baujahr: 1944
Triebwerk: 2 Pratt & Whitney R-1830-92
Besatzung:Todesopfer: / Insassen:
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: / Insassen:
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 40 / Insassen: 40
Sachschaden: Zerstört
Konsequenzen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Unfallort:nahe Floridablanca Air Base (   Philippinen)
Flugphase: Anfangssteigflug (ICL)
Betriebsart:Militär
Flug von:Floridablanca Air Base (RPUF), Philippinen
Flug nach:Manila Airport (MNL/RPLL), Philippinen
Unfallbericht:
The aircraft stalled and crashed into a rice field. The no. 2 engine had failed.

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Distance from Floridablanca Air Base to Manila Airport as the crow flies is 77 km (48 miles).
Accident location: Approximate; accuracy within a few kilometers.

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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Douglas DC-3

  • ca 13.000 built
  • 4024th loss
  • 1532nd Fataler Unfall
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  • 6th worst accident (Momentan)
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