Runway excursion Accident Douglas C-47A-30-DL (DC-3) XW-TFL, Saturday 20 April 1974
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Date:Saturday 20 April 1974
Type:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Douglas C-47A-30-DL (DC-3)
Owner/operator:Air Union
Registration: XW-TFL
MSN: 9559
Year of manufacture:1943
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:6
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Location:Svay Rieng Airport (SVR) -   Cambodia
Phase: Landing
Nature:Passenger - Non-Scheduled/charter/Air Taxi
Departure airport:
Destination airport:Svay Rieng Airport (SVR)
The DC-3 swung off the runway and collided with small wooden huts.


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  • 75th worst accident in 1974
  • 848th worst accident of this aircraft type
  • 789th worst accident of this aircraft type at the time


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