South African Airways Flight 406

South African Airways Flight 406Monday March 13, 1967
Crashed into the sea. Most probably the captain suffered a heart attack and the first officer could not regain control of aircraft.

Crash Details

DateMonday March 13, 1967
LocationOff East London, South Africa
Passengers20
Crew5
Fatalities25
Survivors0
Aircraft TypeVickers Viscount 818
OperatorSouth African Airways
RegistrationZS-CVA
Flight OriginPort Elizabeth
Flight Destination East London
Off East London, South Africa
South African Airways
Vickers Viscount 818
1967