- ACCIDENT DETAILS
Date: March 05, 1968
Time: 08:00
Location: Near Khe Sanh, South Vietnam
Operator: Military - U.S. Air Force
Flight #: ?
Route: Hue - Khe Sanh
AC Type: Fairchild C-123K
Registration: 54-0590
cn / ln: 20039
Aboard: 49   (passengers:45  crew:4)
Fatalities: 49   (passengers:45  crew:4)
Ground: 0
Summary: The aircraft attempted a go-around after a small plane landed in front of it but was shot down by enemy ground fire. The plane was hit in the right turbine and crashed in flames.
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