Balkan Bulgarian Airlines

Balkan Bulgarian Airlines Friday September 17, 1971
Crashed on Sveti Duh peak in the Rila mountains while en route. While giving directions to the aircraft, the ATC confused the aircraft with another Turkish aircraft which was flying almost the same route, but at 9000 m altitude.

Crash Details

DateFriday September 17, 1971
LocationRila mountain, Bulgaria
PassengersUnknown
CrewUnknown
FatalitiesUnknown
SurvivorsUnknown
Aircraft TypeAntonov An-14
OperatorBalkan Bulgarian Airlines
Registration
Flight OriginKardjali
Flight Destination Sofia
Rila mountain, Bulgaria
Balkan Bulgarian Airlines
Antonov An-14
1971