UI Convair CV-580 YV-C-AVA,
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 330708
 

Date:Tuesday 12 October 1971
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic CVLT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Convair CV-580
Owner/operator:AVENSA
Registration: YV-C-AVA
MSN: 161
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Aircraft damage: Unknown
Category:UI
Location:Havana-José Martí International Airport (HAV) -   Cuba
Phase: En route
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Barcelona-Gen J A Anzoategui Airport (BLA/SVBC)
Destination airport:Caracas-Maiquetía Airport (CCS/SVMI)
Narrative:
The CV-580 was hijacked by two passengers. The aircraft diverted to the island of Curaçao where it was refueled. Three mothers with young children were released, after which the aircraft departed to Havana, Cuba.

Sources:

Amigoe di Curacao 13-10-1971

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Other occurrences involving this aircraft
21 March 1968 YV-C-AVA AVENSA 0 Santiago Airport (SCU) unk
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