Narrative:The Antonov flew into a mountain at 2250 m (20 below the summit) while descending out of FL140.
Controlled Flight Into Terrain (CFIT) - Mountain
|Date:||Monday 29 November 1982|
|Operator:||TAAG Angola Airlines|
|C/n / msn:|| |
|First flight:|| |
|Crew:||Fatalities: 6 / Occupants: 6|
|Passengers:||Fatalities: 9 / Occupants: 9|
|Total:||Fatalities: 15 / Occupants: 15 |
|Airplane damage:|| Damaged beyond repair|
|Location:||Monte Bibala ( Angola)
|Phase:|| En route (ENR)|
|Nature:||Non Scheduled Passenger|
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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.