Alitalia Flight 771

Alitalia Flight 771Saturday July 7, 1962
The aircraft crashed into a hill near Bombay, India, at an elevation of 3,600 ft. 50 miles ENE of the airport. Navigational error. Premature descent. Crew did not use navigational facilities available.

Crash Details

DateSaturday July 7, 1962
LocationNear Junnar, Maharashtra, India
Passengers85
Crew9
Fatalities94
Survivors0
Aircraft TypeMcDonnell Douglas DC-8-43
OperatorAlitalia
RegistrationI-DIWD
Flight OriginBangkok
Flight Destination Bombay
Near Junnar, Maharashtra, India
Alitalia
McDonnell Douglas DC-8-43
1962