Air Vietnam (South Vietnam)

Air Vietnam (South Vietnam) Saturday September 20, 1969
Midair collision. The F-4E landed safely. The DC-4 crashed, killing all seventy-five aboard and two on the ground. Misconstrued instructions on landing by the DC-4.

Crash Details

DateSaturday September 20, 1969
LocationNear Hoi An, Vietnam
Passengers71
Crew5
Fatalities74
Survivors2
Aircraft TypeDouglas DC-4 / USAF F-4E
OperatorAir Vietnam (South Vietnam)
RegistrationXV-NUG
Flight OriginPleiku
Flight Destination Da Nang
Near Hoi An, Vietnam
Air Vietnam (South Vietnam)
Douglas DC-4 / USAF F-4E
1969