Crash of a Casa 212 Aviocar 400MPA off Bạch Long Vĩ Island: 9 killed
Date & Time: Jun 16, 2016 at 1305 LT
Hanoi - Hanoi
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The crew departed Hanoi-Gia Lam Airport at 0930LT on a SAR mission after a Vietnam Air Force Sukhoi SU-30 was missing since two days. While cruising over the gulf of Tonkin in good weather conditions, the twin engine aircraft went out of control and crashed in the sea, some 22 km southwest of the Bạch Long Vĩ Island. Some debris were found few hours later, floating on water. All nine occupants were killed.