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Crash of a Fokker F27 Friendship 400 in Mawlamyine

Date & Time: Aug 19, 1980
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
XY-ADO
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Yangon - Mawlamyine
MSN:
10313
YOM:
1966
Country:
Region:
Crew on board:
4
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
24
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
0
Aircraft flight hours:
27365
Aircraft flight cycles:
27058
Circumstances:
After touchdown, the twin engine airplane was unable to stop within the remaining distance. It overran, rolled for few dozen meters and came to rest, broken in two. All 28 occupants were slightly injured.

Crash of a Fokker F27 Friendship 200 in Mawlamyine: 6 killed

Date & Time: Jun 25, 1966
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
XY-ADL
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Yangon - Mawlamyine
MSN:
10236
YOM:
1963
Country:
Region:
Crew on board:
4
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
41
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
6
Aircraft flight hours:
4897
Aircraft flight cycles:
4732
Circumstances:
Following an uneventful flight from Yangon, the crew landed at Mawlamyine (Moulmein) Airport. After touchdown on a wet runway, the airplane encountered difficulties to stop within the remaining distance, overrant and came to rest. Six passengers were killed while 39 other occupants were injured.

Crash of a Douglas C-47B-20-DK Dakota IV in Kawdut

Date & Time: May 28, 1946
Operator:
Registration:
KK188
Flight Phase:
Flight Type:
Survivors:
Yes
MSN:
15441/26886
YOM:
1944
Country:
Region:
Crew on board:
0
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
0
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
0
Circumstances:
Enroute, the crew was forced to attempt an emergency landing. The aircraft belly landed in a prairie and skidded for several yards before coming to a halt. There were no casualties but the aircraft was written off.

Crash of a Douglas DC-3 Dakota IV in Duyinzeik: 26 killed

Date & Time: Sep 6, 1945 at 0640 LT
Operator:
Registration:
KK118
Flight Phase:
Flight Type:
Survivors:
No
Schedule:
Hmwabi – Bangkok
MSN:
15126/26571
YOM:
1944
Country:
Region:
Crew on board:
3
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
23
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
26
Circumstances:
The aircraft left Hmwabi Air base located north of Yangon at 0606LT bound for Bangkok. About 34 minutes later, the aircraft crashed in unknown circumstances near Duyinzeik, in a zone controlled by the Japanese forces. The aircraft was destroyed upon impact and all 26 occupants were killed.

Crash of a Curtiss C-46A-35-CU Commando near Kwanhlar

Date & Time: Aug 24, 1944 at 1200 LT
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
42-3632
Flight Phase:
Flight Type:
MSN:
26765
YOM:
1943
Country:
Region:
Crew on board:
0
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
0
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
0
Circumstances:
Crashed following an engine failure 8 km southeast of the Ye-panga railroad located near Kwanhlar. The crew fate remains unknown.
Probable cause:
Engine failure.

Crash of a Potez 32/4 in Mawlamyine

Date & Time: Dec 21, 1929
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
F-AJHU
Flight Phase:
Flight Type:
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Paris – Marseille – Algiers – Tunis – Tripoli – Benghazi – Cairo – Basra – Agra – Allahabad – Calcutta – Akyab – Yangon – Saigon
MSN:
01
YOM:
1929
Country:
Region:
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
0
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
0
Circumstances:
Crew was performing a mail flight from France to Saigon. While overflying Burma, he encountered poor weather conditions and a forced landing was not possible. Crew decided to abandon the aircraft and bailed out. Aircraft crashed and was destroyed while both occupants, Joseph Le Brix and Maurice Rossi, were unhurt.

Crash of a Morane-Saulnier M.S.233 in Mawlamyine

Date & Time: Dec 17, 1929
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
F-AJHO
Flight Phase:
Flight Type:
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Paris – Marseille – Algiers – Tunis – Tripoli – Benghazi – Cairo – Basra – Agra – Allahabad – Calcutta – Akyab – Yangon – Saigon
MSN:
2
YOM:
1929
Country:
Region:
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
0
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
0
Circumstances:
While overflying Moulmein, Burma, crew lost his orientation in a thunderstorm. Due to mountainous terrain, an emergency landing was impossible, so crew decided to abandon the aircraft and bailed out. While the aircraft crashed and was destroyed, a pilot was injured and the second one was unhurt.

Crash of a Bernard 197GR near Moulmein

Date & Time: Feb 26, 1929
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
F-AIYI
Flight Phase:
Flight Type:
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Istres – Tunis – Cairo – Basra – Agra – Allahabad – Calcutta – Akyab – Yangon – Saigon
MSN:
01
YOM:
1929
Country:
Region:
Crew on board:
3
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
0
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
0
Circumstances:
En route, while cruising some 200 km southeast of Yangon, crew encountered engine problems and attempted to make an emergency landing. Aircraft christened 'France - Indochine' crashed in a swamp and came to rest. While both pilots were slightly injured, the mechanic was seriously injured.
Crew:
Joseph Le Brix, pilot,
Antoine Paillard, pilot,
Camille Jousse, mechanic.
Probable cause:
Engine failure.