Central African Airways

Central African Airways Saturday August 9, 1958
Crashed into high ground during approach. Misinterpreted or misread altimeter reading. Possible fatigue.

Crash Details

DateSaturday August 9, 1958
LocationBenghazi, Libya
Passengers47
Crew7
Fatalities36
Survivors18
Aircraft TypeVickers Viscount 748D
OperatorCentral African Airways
RegistrationVP-YNE
Flight OriginWadi Halfa
Flight Destination Benina
Benghazi, Libya
Central African Airways
Vickers Viscount 748D
1958