Accident
Last updated: 1 November 2014
Estado:
Fecha:sábado 21 octubre 1972
Hora:ca 21:30
Tipo:NAMC YS-11A-500
Operador:Olympic Airways
Registración: SX-BBQ
Numéro de série: 2155
Año de Construcción: 1971
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 1 / Ocupantes: 4
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 36 / Ocupantes: 49
Total:Fatalidades: 37 / Ocupantes: 53
Daños en la Aeronave: Anulado
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:3 km (1.9 milles) de Athens-Ellinikon International Airport (ATH) (   Grecia) show on map
Fase: Aproximación (APR)
Naturaleza:Vuelo Doméstico Programado
Aeropuerto de Salida:Kerkyra-I. Kapodistrias Airport (CFU/LGKR), Grecia
Aeropuerto de Llegada:Athens-Ellinikon International Airport (ATH/LGAT), Grecia
Número de Vuelo: 506
Descripción:
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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