Accident
Last updated: 23 April 2014
Status:
Datum:Samstag 21 Oktober 1972
Zeit:ca 21:30
Flugzeugtyp:NAMC YS-11A-500
Fluggesellschaft:Olympic Airways
Kennzeichen: SX-BBQ
Werknummer: 2155
Baujahr: 1971
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 1 / Insassen: 4
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: 36 / Insassen: 49
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 37 / Insassen: 53
Sachschaden: Zerstört
Konsequenzen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Unfallort:3 km (1.9 Meilen) von Athens-Ellinikon International Airport (ATH) (   Griechenland) show on map
Flugphase: Annäherung (APR)
Betriebsart:Inländischer planmäßiger Passagierflug
Flug von:Kerkyra-I. Kapodistrias Airport (CFU/LGKR), Griechenland
Flug nach:Athens-Ellinikon International Airport (ATH/LGAT), Griechenland
Flugnummer: 506
Unfallbericht:
A NAMC YS-11A-500 passenger plane, registered SX-BBQ, was damaged beyond repair in an accident at sea near Athens-Ellinikon International Airport (ATH), Greece. Olympic flight OA506 from Corfu carried 49 passengers and four crew members. Thirteen passengers and three crew members survived the accident.
Flight OA509 took off from Kerkyra, Corfu at 19:55 for the over water flight to Athens. The airplane crashed in sea while approaching Athens in reduced visibility about 21:30.


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Distance from Kerkyra-I. Kapodistrias Airport to Athens-Ellinikon International Airport as the crow flies is 379 km (237 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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