Pan American World Airways

Pan American World Airways Sunday July 25, 1971
While on a VOR/DME approach to Manila runway 24, the aircraft struck Mount Kamunay at an altitude of 2,525 feet, 20 miles east/northeast of the Manila VOR. The probable cause was improper crew coordination, which caused a premature descent.

Crash Details

DateSunday July 25, 1971
LocationManila, Philippines
Passengers0
Crew4
Fatalities4
Survivors0
Aircraft TypeBoeing 707-321CF
OperatorPan American World Airways
RegistrationN461PA
Flight OriginSan Francisco
Flight Destination Honolulu
Manila, Philippines
Pan American World Airways
Boeing 707-321CF
1971