Philippine Air Lines Flight 741

Philippine Air Lines Flight 741Wednesday October 20, 1965
The aircraft veered to the left after taking off. The pilot lost control and crashed. Failure of the pilot to set the rudder trim tab to the proper position before takeoff and during the flight. Undetected deflection of the rudder trim tab.

Crash Details

DateWednesday October 20, 1965
LocationNear Manila, Philippines
Passengers34
Crew3
Fatalities1
Survivors36
Aircraft TypeDouglas DC-3
OperatorPhilippine Air Lines
RegistrationPI-C-144
Flight OriginManila
Flight Destination Tacloban
Near Manila, Philippines
Philippine Air Lines
Douglas DC-3
1965