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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 82865
Last updated: 21 November 2019
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Date:05-APR-1972
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic PC6T model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Pilatus PC-6/C-H2 Turbo Porter
Owner/operator:Air America
Registration: N195X
C/n / msn: 593
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Tin Bong (LS-90) -   Laos
Phase: Take off
Nature:Passenger
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Destroyed on take-off, when the right landing gear contacted a land mine. Two of the passengers were seriously injured.

Sources:

http://www.pc-6.com/history/593.htm
The aircraft of Air America / Dr. Joe F. Leeker


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
24-Nov-2010 12:55 TB Added
10-Jun-2015 12:50 TB Updated [Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Source, Narrative]

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