Airplane Crash - Near Saint Denis, Reunion 03/09/1968

Details of airplane crash/ shootdown - Near Saint Denis, Reunion


Date03/09/1968
Time23:20
LocationNear Saint Denis, Reunion
OperatorMilitary - French Air Force
RouteSaint Denis - Paris
TypeDouglas DC6B
Registration43748
Cn/In43748/314
Aboard20
Fatalities19
Ground0
SummaryCrashed into a hill shortly after taking off from the Indian Ocean island. The pilot did not follow the correct departure procedure of turning out towards the ocean after takeoff.

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