Air France Flight 2005

Air France Flight 2005Tuesday September 12, 1961
The aircraft crashed and burned while attempting to land at Sale Airport. With its landing gear down and flaps partially extended, the plane struck the ground in a slight nose-down attitude. Possible misread altimeter.

Crash Details

DateTuesday September 12, 1961
LocationNear Rabat, Morocco
Passengers71
Crew6
Fatalities77
Survivors0
Aircraft TypeSud-Aviation Caravelle III
OperatorAir France
RegistrationF-BJTB
Flight OriginParis
Flight Destination Rabat
Near Rabat, Morocco
Air France
Sud-Aviation Caravelle III
1961