Malev Hungarian Airlines

Malev Hungarian Airlines Sunday August 6, 1961
The aircraft crashed between a row of houses while on a sightseeing flight. Inattention of crew to duties. Pilots had 2 companions in the cabin during the entire flight and performed forbidden maneuvers including one sharp turn which resulted in lost control of the aircraft.

Crash Details

DateSunday August 6, 1961
LocationBudapest, Hungary
Passengers23
Crew4
Fatalities27
Survivors0
Aircraft TypeDouglas DC-3
OperatorMalev Hungarian Airlines
RegistrationHA-TSA
Flight Origin
Flight Destination
Budapest, Hungary
Malev Hungarian Airlines
Douglas DC-3
1961