Cubana de Aviacion Flight 2886

Cubana de Aviacion Flight 2886Wednesday October 24, 1990
Struck the ground 2.5 miles short of the runway at a high rate of speed in rain and reduced visibility. Pilot error. Continuing VFR flight in IFR conditions.

Crash Details

DateWednesday October 24, 1990
LocationSantiago de Cuba, Cuba
Passengers24
Crew7
Fatalities11
Survivors20
Aircraft TypeYakovlev YAK-40
OperatorCubana de Aviacion
RegistrationCU-T1202
Flight OriginCamaguey
Flight Destination Santiago de Cuba
Santiago de Cuba, Cuba
Cubana de Aviacion
Yakovlev YAK-40
1990