- ACCIDENT DETAILS
Date: December 11, 1957
Time: 13:12
Location: Ozamis City, Philippines
Operator: Philippine Air Lines
Flight #: ?
Route: Ozamis City - Pagadian
AC Type: de Havilland Canada DHC-3 Otter
Registration: PI-C55
cn / ln: 168
Aboard: 12   (passengers:11  crew:1)
Fatalities: 2   (passengers:1  crew:1)
Ground: 0
Summary: While taking off the plane stalled and hit trees. The uncontrollable stall at low altitude which resulted from the abrupt steep climb immediately after takeoff. Contributing factors were the improper loading of the aircraft and the prevailing gusty wind with a relatively high ambient temperature.
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