Britannia Airways Flight 105

Britannia Airways Flight 105Thursday September 1, 1966
The plane crashed into forest during a landing attempt at Ljubljana Airport. The crew's failure to follow proper landing procedures. Improperly set altimeter. Captain failed to adjust his altimeter (he remained on QNH instead of changing to QFE) and the crew failed to cross-check altimeters.

Crash Details

DateThursday September 1, 1966
LocationNear Ljubljana, Slovenia, Yugoslavia
Passengers110
Crew7
Fatalities98
Survivors19
Aircraft TypeBristol Britannia 102
OperatorBritannia Airways
RegistrationG-ANBB
Flight OriginLuton
Flight Destination Ljubljana
Near Ljubljana, Slovenia, Yugoslavia
Britannia Airways
Bristol Britannia 102
1966