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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 68273
Last updated: 23 May 2020
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Date:21-JAN-1978
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic H500 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Hughes 500C (369HS)
Owner/operator:Tropical Airways
Registration: RP-C1280
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 4 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Pagsanjan -   Philippines
Phase: En route
Nature:Non Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Crashed into jungle near Manila after striking power lines. Pilot and three movie executives.

Sources:

Flight International 20 January 1979
The Nation 23 January 1978, p9


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
18-Sep-2009 03:23 harro Added
27-Feb-2019 09:18 TB Updated [Nature, Source, Narrative]

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