Accident
Last updated: 24 October 2014
Estado:
Fecha:martes 5 septiembre 1967
Hora:05:10 UTC
Tipo:Ilyushin 18D
Operador:CSA Ceskoslovenské Aerolinie
Registración: OK-WAI
Numéro de série: 187009705
Año de Construcción: 1967
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 4 / Ocupantes: 8
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 33 / Ocupantes: 61
Total:Fatalidades: 37 / Ocupantes: 69
Daños en la Aeronave: Anulado
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:1 km (0.6 milles) SE of Gander, NF (   Canadá)
Fase: Ascenso Inicial (ICL)
Naturaleza:Vuelo Internacional Programado
Aeropuerto de Salida:Gander Airport, NF (YQX/CYQX), Canadá
Aeropuerto de Llegada:Havana-José Martí International Airport (HAV/MUHA), Cuba
Número de Vuelo: 523
Descripción:
The aircraft was on a flight from Prague to Havana with intermediate stops at Shannon and Gander. The flight to Gander was routine and the Ilyushin was refueled for the remainder of the flight. The flight took off from runway 14 and started to climb under an abnormally shallow angle. The aircraft struck a wire of a mast. It contacted the ground and continued until striking a railway embankment, 4000 feet past the end of the runway.
The airplane was overloaded by 119 kgs but this would have had no significant effect on the performance of the aircraft,


PROBABLE CAUSE: Undetermined.

Fuentes:
» ICAO Accident Digest Circular 107-AN/81 (247-254)


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Distance from Gander Airport, NF to Havana-José Martí International Airport as the crow flies is 3752 km (2345 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.
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