Cubana de Aviacion Flight 9646

Cubana de Aviacion Flight 9646Sunday September 3, 1989
The aircraft crashed into navigational towers and residential houses shortly after takeoff in heavy rain and high winds. Decision of the pilot in command to fly after an abrupt deterioration in weather conditions.

Crash Details

DateSunday September 3, 1989
LocationNear Havana, Cuba
Passengers115
Crew11
Fatalities126
Survivors0
Aircraft TypeIlyushin IL-62M
OperatorCubana de Aviacion
RegistrationCU-T1281
Flight OriginHavana
Flight Destination Köln, Bonn
Near Havana, Cuba
Cubana de Aviacion
Ilyushin IL-62M
1989