Military - U.S. Air Force

Military - U.S. Air Force Monday October 21, 1968
The aircraft crashed en route after the pilot transmitted a Mayday reporting the failure of the No. 2 engine and inability to feather the propeller. It crashed 20 miles from the airfield it intended to make an emergency landing at.

Crash Details

DateMonday October 21, 1968
LocationNear Ban Me Thuot, South Vietnam
PassengersUnknown
CrewUnknown
FatalitiesUnknown
SurvivorsUnknown
Aircraft TypeDouglas C-47D
OperatorMilitary - U.S. Air Force
Registration450934
Flight OriginSaigon
Flight Destination Da Nang
Near Ban Me Thuot, South Vietnam
Military - U.S. Air Force
Douglas C-47D
1968