Accident Fairchild C-123B-13-FA Provider 55-4537, Thursday 3 February 1966
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Date:Thursday 3 February 1966
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic C123 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Fairchild C-123B-13-FA Provider
Owner/operator:United States Air Force - USAF
Registration: 55-4537
MSN: 20198
Fatalities:Fatalities: 4 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Aircraft missing, written off
Location:16 km from Khe Sanh -   Vietnam
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Khe Sanh
Destination airport:Dong Ha Air Base
Narrative:
The Provider transport plane operated on a combat airlift support mission. It went missing over heavily jungled mountains. It was considered likely that the airplane was shot down.

Sources:

Vietnam Air Losses : United States Air Force, Navy and Marine Corps fixed-wing aircraft losses in Southeast Asia 1961-1973 / Chris Hobson

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