Air Manila Flight 507

Air Manila Flight 507Friday March 8, 1968
Cashed into the sea. In-flight structural failure due to air loads exceeding the design strength, while flying into a thunderstorm cell.

Crash Details

DateFriday March 8, 1968
LocationOff Panay Island, Philippines
Passengers10
Crew4
Fatalities14
Survivors0
Aircraft TypeFairchild F-27
OperatorAir Manila
RegistrationPI-C871
Flight OriginManila
Flight Destination Lapu Lapu
Off Panay Island, Philippines
Air Manila
Fairchild F-27
1968