Date: July 23, 1954
Time: 0845
Location: Off Hainan Island, China
Operator: Cathay Pacific Airways
Flight #: ?
Route: Singapore - Hong Kong - Bangkok
AC Type: Douglas DC-4
Registration: VR-HEU
cn / ln: 10310
Aboard: 18   (passengers:12  crew:6)
Fatalities: 10   (passengers:8  crew:2)
Ground: 0
Summary: Ditched into the sea after being shot down by Chinese Lachovlin La-7 military fighter aircraft. The survivors were rescued by the U.S. Air Force.

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