Date: October 20, 1965
Time: 10:33
Location: Near Manila, Philippines
Operator: Philippine Air Lines
Flight #: 741
Route: Manila - Tacloban
AC Type: Douglas DC-3
Registration: PI-C-144
cn / ln: 13403
Aboard: 37   (passengers:34  crew:3)
Fatalities: 1   (passengers:1  crew:0)
Ground: 0
Summary: The aircraft veered to the left after taking off. The pilot lost control and crashed. Failure of the pilot to set the rudder trim tab to the proper position before takeoff and during the flight. Undetected deflection of the rudder trim tab.

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