Narrative:The CV-440 was climbing after a departure from runway 28 Zürich-Kloten Airport, Switzerland when it collided with The Lägern, a wooded mountain of the Jura Mountains. The mountain was covered in clouds.
|Date:||Friday 10 February 1967|
|C/n / msn:|| 355|
|First flight:|| 1956|
|Crew:||Fatalities: 4 / Occupants: 4|
|Passengers:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0|
|Total:||Fatalities: 4 / Occupants: 4 |
|Airplane damage:|| Damaged beyond repair|
|Location:||9,5 km (5.9 mls) W of Zürich-Kloten Airport (ZRH) ( Switzerland)
|Phase:|| En route (ENR)|
|Departure airport:||Zürich-Kloten Airport (ZRH/LSZH), Switzerland|
|Destination airport:||Zürich-Kloten Airport (ZRH/LSZH), Switzerland|
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Distance from Zürich-Kloten Airport to Zürich-Kloten Airport as the crow flies is NAN km (NAN miles).
This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Networks opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.