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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 228613
Last updated: 30 August 2019
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Date:10-JUN-1971
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic PA23 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Piper PA-23 Apache 235
Owner/operator:CTA
Registration: CR-LIT
C/n / msn: 27-608
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Aircraft damage: None
Location:Pointe Noire -   Congo
Phase: En route
Nature:Non Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Hijacked by two Portugese Army deserters while flying over Angola,aicraft made to land in Pointe Noire Congo-Brazaville.

Sources:

British Pathe,
https://www.britishpathe.com/video/VLVA2QSH452XUYMG4M7QK9OHCLNOK-PEOPLES-REPUBLIC-OF-THE-CONGO-PORTUGUESE-ARMY-DESERTER-AND/query/Hijack
De Volkskrant
11-06-1971


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