Military - Philippine Air Force

Military - Philippine Air Force Thursday April 15, 1971
Crashed into a rice field moments after taking off from Basa Air Base near Floridablanca. Climbed to 200 ft. banked to the left, stalled and crashed to the ground. Failure of the right engine. A young boy was the only survivor.

Crash Details

DateThursday April 15, 1971
LocationNear San Jose, Philippines
Passengers36
Crew4
Fatalities39
Survivors1
Aircraft TypeDouglas C-47A
OperatorMilitary - Philippine Air Force
Registration293246
Flight OriginManila
Flight Destination Nichols AFB
Near San Jose, Philippines
Military - Philippine Air Force
Douglas C-47A
1971