Olympic Airways

Olympic Airways Saturday October 21, 1972
Crashed into the sea just short of the runway while on approach in poor visibility.

Crash Details

DateSaturday October 21, 1972
LocationOff Athens, Greece
Passengers49
Crew4
Fatalities37
Survivors16
Aircraft TypeNAMC YS-11A-202
OperatorOlympic Airways
RegistrationSX-BBQ
Flight OriginKerkira
Flight Destination Athens
Off Athens, Greece
Olympic Airways
NAMC YS-11A-202
1972