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Last updated: 25 January 2022
Estado:
Fecha:miércoles 29 junio 1966
Hora:ca 12:15
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas C-47A-90-DL (DC-3)
Operador:Philippine Air Lines
Registración: PI-C17
Numéro de série: 20573
Año de Construcción: 1944
Motores: 2 Pratt & Whitney R-1830-92
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 4 / Ocupantes: 4
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 22 / Ocupantes: 24
Total:Fatalidades: 26 / Ocupantes: 28
Daños en la Aeronave: Destruido
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:cerca Sablayan (   Filipinas)
Fase: En ruta (ENR)
Naturaleza:Vuelo Doméstico Programado
Aeropuerto de Salida:Mamburao Airport (MBO/RPUM), Filipinas
Aeropuerto de Llegada:?
Número de Vuelo: 785
Descripción:
Flight 785 took off from Mamburao at 12:04 for a flight to San Jose. After requesting terminal weather information at 12:15 nothing more was heard from the flight. The DC-3 was later found to have crashed at 2300 feet msl in a ravine of the northern slope of Mount Rabañgan (3500 ft high).

Probable Cause:

PROBABLE CAUSE: "Misjudgement of the terrain clearance of which resulted to the collision with trees. IMC enroute accompanied by severe turbulence and strong gusty wind over the crash site was a contributory factor."

Fuentes:
» ICAO Circular 96-AN/79


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Douglas DC-3

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