Narrative:Engine trouble on takeoff forced the crew to return to Palma. A belly landing was carried out in a field near the airport.
|Date:||Thursday 10 April 1958|
Douglas C-53-DO (DC-3)
|C/n / msn:|| 7346|
|First flight:|| 1942|
|Crew:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: |
|Passengers:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: |
|Total:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: |
|Airplane damage:|| Damaged beyond repair|
|Location:||near Son Bonet Airport, Mallorca ( Spain)
|Phase:|| Unknown (UNK)|
|Departure airport:||Son Bonet Airport (LESB), Spain|
|Destination airport:||Barcelona Airport (BCN/LEBL), Spain|
This map shows the airport of departure and the intended destination of the flight. The line between the airports does not
display the exact flight path.
Distance from Son Bonet Airport to Barcelona Airport as the crow flies is 195 km (122 miles).
This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Networkĺs opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.