Date: March 09, 1968
Time: 2317
Location: Near Saint Denis, Reunion
Operator: Military - French Air Force
Flight #: ?
Route: Saint Denis - Paris
AC Type: Douglas DC6B
Registration: 43748
cn / ln: 43748/314
Aboard: 20   (passengers:12  crew:8)
Fatalities: 19   (passengers:12  crew:7)
Ground: 0
Summary: Crashed into a hill shortly after taking off from the Indian Ocean island. The pilot did not follow the correct departure procedure of turning out towards the ocean after takeoff.

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