Date & Time: Apr 21, 1970 at 1130 LT
Type of aircraft:
Scheduled Revenue Flight
Cauayan - Manila
Crew on board:
Pax on board:
While cruising at an altitude of 10,500 feet, the airplane suffered an explosion. It went out of control, entered a dive and crashed in a field located near Cabanatuan. All 36 occupants have been killed.
It was determined that an explosion occurred in the rear lavatory during flight. The exact cause of the explosion could not be established.