Accident description
Last updated: 25 October 2014
Status:
Date:Friday 18 February 1972
Type:Learjet 25B
Operator:Olympic Airways
Registration: SX-ASO
C/n / msn: 25-074
First flight:
Crew:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Total:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Airplane damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:off Antibes (   France)
Phase: Approach (APR)
Nature:Executive
Departure airport:Athens-Ellinikon International Airport (ATH/LGAT), Greece
Destination airport:Nice-Côte d'Azur Airport (NCE/LFMN), France
Narrative:
Crashed into sea on finals to Nice.

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Distance from Athens-Ellinikon International Airport to Nice-Côte d'Azur Airport as the crow flies is 1517 km (948 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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