Ceskoslovenske Aerolinie

Ceskoslovenske Aerolinie Tuesday March 28, 1961
The aircraft crashed 13.6 miles Northeast of Nürnberg after an intentional descent for unknown reasons led to the disintegration of the aircraft due to structural stress. Possible defective artificial horizon. Possible unnoticed over control of the electrical rudder or aileron trim. Possible physical incapacitation of one or both pilots.

Crash Details

DateTuesday March 28, 1961
LocationForcheim, Germany
Passengers44
Crew8
Fatalities52
Survivors0
Aircraft TypeIlyushin IL-18
OperatorCeskoslovenske Aerolinie
RegistrationOK-OAD
Flight OriginPrague
Flight Destination Zurich
Forcheim, Germany
Ceskoslovenske Aerolinie
Ilyushin IL-18
1961