Iberia Airlines

Iberia Airlines Wednesday April 29, 1959
Crashed into the east slopes of Sierra de Valdemeca after being diverted due to poor weather. Joaquin Blume, Spain's European gymnastics champion, killed. Unfavorable weather made it necessary to deviate from the planned route.

Crash Details

DateWednesday April 29, 1959
LocationValdemeca, Spain
Passengers25
Crew3
Fatalities28
Survivors0
Aircraft TypeDouglas DC-3
OperatorIberia Airlines
RegistrationEC-ABC
Flight OriginBarcelona
Flight Destination Madrid
Valdemeca, Spain
Iberia Airlines
Douglas DC-3
1959