- ACCIDENT DETAILS
Date: January 13, 1970
Time: 06:00
Location: Faleolo, Western Samoa
Operator: Polynesian Airlines
Flight #: 208B
Route: Apia, Western Samoa - Pago Pago, American Samoa
AC Type: Douglas DC-3
Registration: 5W-FAC
cn / ln: 16964
Aboard: 32   (passengers:29  crew:3)
Fatalities: 32   (passengers:29  crew:3)
Ground: 0
Summary: Crashed into a lagoon 400 yards past the end of the runway, seconds after taking off after the plane pitched up and stalled. Windshear, precipitation and turbulence.
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