Balair

Balair Sunday May 15, 1960
Crashed into 8,000 ft. Mt. Marra. Navigation error by the crew who were using an astrofix to estimate their position.

Crash Details

DateSunday May 15, 1960
LocationJebel Marra, Sudan
Passengers5
Crew7
Fatalities12
Survivors0
Aircraft TypeDouglas DC-4-1009
OperatorBalair
RegistrationHB-ILA
Flight OriginNiamey
Flight Destination Khartoum
Jebel Marra, Sudan
Balair
Douglas DC-4-1009
1960