Descripción del Accidente ASN 15 OCT 1974 Curtiss C-46D-15-CU Commando XW-PBW - Vientiane
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Fecha:martes 15 octubre 1974
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic C46 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Curtiss C-46D-15-CU Commando
Operador:Royal Air Lao
Registración: XW-PBW
Numéro de série: 33451
Año de Construcción: 1945
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 5 / Ocupantes: 5
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 0
Total:Fatalidades: 5 / Ocupantes: 5
Daños en la Aeronave: Anulado
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:120 km (75 milles) NNE of Vientiane (   Laos)
Fase: En ruta (ENR)
Aeropuerto de Salida:Vientiane-Wattay Airport (VTE/VLVT), Laos
Aeropuerto de Llegada:Vientiane-Wattay Airport (VTE/VLVT), Laos
All five aboard the C-46 Commando were killed as the airplane crashed 120 km NNE of Vientiane, Laos. The crew consisted of two pilots and three cargo kickers. They were to drop the cargo over an unknown dropzone in Laos.

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