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Hijacking
Last updated: 13 December 2017
Status:
Datum:Freitag 2 Oktober 1959
Flugzeugtyp:Silhouette image of generic VISC model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Vickers Viscount
Fluggesellschaft:Cubana de Aviación
Kennzeichen: registration unknown
Werknummer:
Baujahr:
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 4
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 36
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 40
Sachschaden: nicht beschädigt
Unfallort:Miami International Airport, FL (MIA) (   USA)
Flugphase: Während des Fluges (ENR)
Betriebsart:Inländischer planmäßiger Passagierflug
Flug von:Havana-José Martí International Airport (HAV/MUHA), Kuba
Flug nach:Santiago-Antonio Maceo Airport (SCU/MUCU), Kuba
Unfallbericht:
Three hijackers demanded to be taken to the USA. Duration of the hijacking: less than 1 day.

Informationsquelle:
» El Litoral, 3-10-1959


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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 Havana-José Martí International Airport to Santiago-Antonio Maceo Airport as the crow flies is 754 km (471 miles).
Accident location: Approximate; accuracy within a few kilometers.

This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Network’s opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.
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