Narrative:The Convair stalled and crashed into the sea.
|Date:||Wednesday 31 March 1965|
|C/n / msn:|| 388|
|First flight:|| 1957|
|Total airframe hrs:||9015|
|Crew:||Fatalities: 5 / Occupants: 5|
|Passengers:||Fatalities: 45 / Occupants: 48|
|Total:||Fatalities: 50 / Occupants: 53 |
|Airplane damage:|| Written off|
|Airplane fate:|| Written off (damaged beyond repair)|
|Location:||18 km (11.3 mls) W off Tangier Airport (TNG) (Morocco)
|Phase:|| Approach (APR)|
|Nature:||Int'l Non Scheduled Passenger|
|Departure airport:||Málaga Airport (AGP/LEMG), Spain|
|Destination airport:||Tangier Airport (TNG/GMTT), Morocco|
PROBABLE CAUSE: "For undetermined reasons, the aircraft stalled at an altitude from which recovery could not be effected."
» ICAO Circular 88-AN/74 (64-71)
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 Málaga Airport to Tangier Airport as the crow flies is 164 km (103 miles).
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.