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Accident
Last updated: 22 October 2017
Estado:
Fecha:sábado 19 enero 1985
Hora:08:22
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic IL18 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Ilyushin 18D
Operador:Cubana de Aviación
Registración: CU-T899
Numéro de série: 188011102
Año de Construcción: 1968
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 5 / Ocupantes: 5
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 33 / Ocupantes: 33
Total:Fatalidades: 38 / Ocupantes: 38
Daños en la Aeronave: Anulado
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:cerca San José de los Lajas (   Cuba)
Fase: En ruta (ENR)
Naturaleza:Vuelo Internacional Programado
Aeropuerto de Salida:Havana-José Martí International Airport (HAV/MUHA), Cuba
Aeropuerto de Llegada:Managua-Augusto C Sandino Airport (MGA/MNMG), Nicaragua
Descripción:
The Ilyushin turned right twice with 30° bank, then turned left with a vertical bank, lost control and crashed.

Probable Cause:

PROBABLE CAUSE: "Possibly failure of the artificial horizon and obstruction or aileron control due to shifted cargo."

Fuentes:
» ICAO Adrep Summary 2/88 (#52)
» Soviet Transports


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Distance from Havana-José Martí International Airport to Managua-Augusto C Sandino Airport as the crow flies is 1262 km (789 miles).
Accident location: Approximate; accuracy within a few kilometers.

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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Ilyushin Il-18

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