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Last updated: 17 February 2020
Datum:Sonntag 22 Oktober 1995
Flugzeugtyp:Silhouette image of generic C160 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Transall C-160D
Kennzeichen: 50+43
Werknummer: D-65
Baujahr: 1969-11-15 (26 years)
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 7 / Insassen: 7
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 0
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 7 / Insassen: 7
Sachschaden: Zerstört
Konsequenzen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Unfallort:vom Land entfernt von Ponta Delgada-Nordela Airport, Azores (PDL) (   Portugal)
Flugphase: Anfangssteigflug (ICL)
Flug von:Ponta Delgada-Nordela Airport, Azores (PDL/LPPD), Portugal
Flug nach:St. John's Airport, NL (YYT/CYYT), Kanada
The Transall plane crashed into the sea after hitting a utility pole following takeoff.

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This map shows the airport of departure and the intended destination of the flight. The line between the airports does not display the exact flight path.
Distance from Ponta Delgada-Nordela Airport, Azores to St. John's Airport, NL as the crow flies is 2435 km (1522 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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