United Arab Airlines Flight 869

United Arab Airlines Flight 869Thursday July 19, 1962
Crashed into a jungle on the side of a mountain, 52 nm from the Bangkok airport while on approach. Premature descent. Navigational error.

Crash Details

DateThursday July 19, 1962
LocationNear Bangkok, Thailand
Passengers18
Crew8
Fatalities26
Survivors0
Aircraft Typede Havilland Comet 4C
OperatorUnited Arab Airlines
RegistrationSU-AMW
Flight OriginHong Kong
Flight Destination Bangkok
Near Bangkok, Thailand
United Arab Airlines
de Havilland Comet 4C
1962