Garuda Indonesia Airlines Flight 708

Garuda Indonesia Airlines Flight 708Thursday February 16, 1967
Crashed on approach, landing short of the runway, collapsing the landing gear. Awkward landing technique resulting in excessive rate of sink. Contributing factors include narrow runway, uneven runway necessitating landing as close to the threshold as possible and marginal weather conditions.

Crash Details

DateThursday February 16, 1967
LocationManado, Indonesia
Passengers55
Crew8
Fatalities22
Survivors41
Aircraft TypeLockheed L-188C Electra
OperatorGaruda Indonesia Airlines
RegistrationPK-GLB
Flight OriginJakarta
Flight Destination Menado via Surabaya
Manado, Indonesia
Garuda Indonesia Airlines
Lockheed L-188C Electra
1967