Date & Time: Feb 19, 1970
Type of aircraft:
Fairchild C-119 Flying Boxcar
Landing (descent or approach)
Survey / Patrol / Reconnaissance
Crew on board:
Pax on board:
On final approach to Đà Nẵng, both engines failed. The airplane stalled and crashed 2 km short of runway threshold. All 10 occupants were injured and the aircraft was destroyed. The crew was returning to Đà Nẵng following a reconnaissance mission.
Double engine failure caused by a fuel exhaustion.