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Last updated: 2 December 2021
Date:Thursday 3 January 1957
Type:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas C-47
Operator:Royal Thai Air Force - RTAF
Registration: registration unknown
First flight:
Crew:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants:
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Total:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 16
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:Tak Province (   Thailand)
Phase: Unknown (UNK)
Departure airport:?
Destination airport:?
The Pilot, co-pilot and a mechanic were killed in a forced landing accident of a C-47. Others were injured, including Vice-Prime Minister Bancha.

» Diário de Lisboa 3 January 1957, p8
» The Straits Times, 4 January 1957


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