Finnair Flight 311

Finnair Flight 311Tuesday January 3, 1961
Crashed into woods while attempting to land. Both pilots tested positive for alcohol. In addition, the pilot did not have enough sleep the night before and was not considered to be in satisfactory mental and physical condition to undertake the flight.

Crash Details

DateTuesday January 3, 1961
LocationKoivulahti, Finland
Passengers22
Crew3
Fatalities25
Survivors0
Aircraft TypeDouglas DC-3
OperatorFinnair
RegistrationOH-LCC
Flight OriginKokkola
Flight Destination Vaasa
Koivulahti, Finland
Finnair
Douglas DC-3
1961