Date: December 31, 1948
Time: 17:52
Location: Mt. Argentari, Italy
Operator: Pan African Air Charter
Flight #: ?
Route: Athens - Rome - Nice
AC Type: Douglas DC-3
Registration: ZS-BYX
cn / ln: 12587
Aboard: 13   (passengers:8  crew:5)
Fatalities: 13   (passengers:8  crew:5)
Ground: 0
Summary: Crashed into Mt. Arbetello in poor visibility. Poor visibility and geographical features made recognition of terrain difficult and likely mislead the pilot into believing he was out at sea.

Return to Home Page

Copyright Richard Kebabjian / www.planecrashinfo.com