Iberia Airlines Flight 610

Iberia Airlines Flight 610Tuesday February 19, 1985
The aircraft crashed into an antenna on Mt. Oiz. Incorrect interpretation of Ground Proximity Warning System. The captain was heard shouting "shut up" at the GPWS as it announced "pull up." Overconfidence in altitude alert system. Incorrect interpretation of its warnings.

Crash Details

DateTuesday February 19, 1985
LocationNear Durango, Vizcaya, Spain
Passengers141
Crew7
Fatalities148
Survivors0
Aircraft TypeBoeing B-727-256
OperatorIberia Airlines
RegistrationEC-DDU
Flight OriginMadrid
Flight Destination Bilbao
Near Durango, Vizcaya, Spain
Iberia Airlines
Boeing B-727-256
1985