Date & Time: Apr 20, 1971 at 0747 LT
Type of aircraft:
Pilatus PC-6 (Porter & Turbo Porter)
Chiangmai - Chiangmai
Crew on board:
Pax on board:
Captain / Total hours on type:
The single engine airplane departed Chiang Mai Airport for a local supply mission. In unknown circumstances, the pilot lost control of the airplane that crashed in flames in a wooded area located in the mountains of the Doi Suthep-Pui National Park located northwest of Chiang Mai. While all three occupants were rescued, the aircraft was destroyed by a post crash fire.