Accident Shorts SC.7 Skyvan 3M-400 ? T-703 ?, 09 Jan 1972
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Type:Silhouette image of generic SC7 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Shorts SC.7 Skyvan 3M-400 ?
Owner/operator:Indonesian Air Force (TNI-AU)
Registration: T-703 ?
MSN: SH.1882 ?
Fatalities:Fatalities: 21 / Occupants: 21
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Ujung Berung, Bandung -   Indonesia
Phase: En route
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Crashed on a mountain slope in the dense jungle of West Java, eight miles east of Bandung, on a night flight exercise. Six crew and 15 Air Cadets. Type as "Dakota...C-47" in press reports, but most probably the Skyvan T-703 given as "w/o 19 DEC 1972" (transposed numbers ?).

Note: Skyvan T-701 given as "w/o 1 FEB 1971", but really crashed 22 January 1971.


The Straits Times 10 January 1972, p1
La Stampa 10 January 1972, p5
Tribune (Sydney) 12 January 1972, p5 (UPI)

Revision history:

27-Feb-2019 21:07 TB Added
28-Feb-2019 20:15 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Source, Narrative]
28-Feb-2019 21:50 TB Updated [Narrative]
03-Mar-2019 14:12 TB Updated [Narrative]
06-Mar-2019 12:36 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Source]
24-Jan-2020 09:21 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Source, Narrative]
25-Mar-2022 15:58 PolandMoment Updated [Narrative]
16-Jun-2022 07:04 TB Updated [Narrative]
28-Nov-2022 17:24 TB Updated [Total fatalities, Source, Narrative]
28-Nov-2022 17:29 TB Updated [Narrative]

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