Pakistan International Airlines Flight 205

Pakistan International Airlines Flight 205Thursday May 15, 1958
Crashed shortly after taking off. Improper observation and interpretation of instruments. The captain did not properly observe and interpret his flight instruments and thus inadvertently permitted the aircraft to descend to the ground immediately after a night takeoff during which no visual reference was possible.

Crash Details

DateThursday May 15, 1958
LocationNew Delhi, India
Passengers32
Crew6
Fatalities21
Survivors17
Aircraft TypeConvair CV-240-7
OperatorPakistan International Airlines
RegistrationAP-AEH
Flight OriginDehli
Flight Destination Karachi
New Delhi, India
Pakistan International Airlines
Convair CV-240-7
1958