Date & Time: May 7, 1973
Type of aircraft:
Pilatus PC-6 (Porter & Turbo Porter)
Charter/Taxi (Non Scheduled Revenue Flight)
Crew on board:
Pax on board:
While flying at low height on a charter flight, the single engine airplane was hit by ground fire. The pilot elected to make an emergency landing when the airplane struck trees and crashed in a wooded area. The aircraft was destroyed and it appears that all seven occupants were captured.
Shot down by ground fire.