Accident Pilatus PC-6/B1-H2 Turbo Porter XW-PEK, Monday 16 August 1971
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Date:Monday 16 August 1971
Type:Silhouette image of generic PC6T model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Pilatus PC-6/B1-H2 Turbo Porter
Owner/operator:Continental Air Services (CASI)
Registration: XW-PEK
MSN: 695
Year of manufacture:1969
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:E of Long Tieng (LS-20A) -   Laos
Phase: Unknown
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Crashed and burned about 2 kms east of Long Tieng (LS-20A) during rice dropping Mission. Pilot Prince Vorada Phethsarath (26) and a Lao kicker killed.

New Nation 17 August 1971, p5

Revision history:

28-Nov-2010 05:03 TB Added
02-Mar-2012 09:45 TB Updated [Registration, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Narrative]
16-Mar-2019 22:05 TB Updated [Nature, Source, Narrative]

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