Invicta International Airlines (UK) Flight 435

Invicta International Airlines (UK) Flight 435Tuesday April 10, 1973
Crashed into a forest during a snowstorm. Malfunctioning navigation equipment. Navigational error by crew.

Crash Details

DateTuesday April 10, 1973
LocationNear Basel, Switzerland
Passengers139
Crew6
Fatalities108
Survivors37
Aircraft TypeVickers Vanguard 952
OperatorInvicta International Airlines (UK)
RegistrationG-AXOP
Flight OriginBristol
Flight Destination Basel
Near Basel, Switzerland
Invicta International Airlines (UK)
Vickers Vanguard 952
1973