- ACCIDENT DETAILS
Date: July 12, 1949
Time: 03:50Z
Location: Near Bombay, India
Operator: KLM Royal Dutch Airlines
Flight #: ?
Route: Delhi - Bombay
AC Type: Lockheed L-749-79-33 Constellation
Registration: PH-TDF
cn / ln: 2558
Aboard: 45   (passengers:34  crew:11)
Fatalities: 45   (passengers:34  crew:11)
Ground: 0
Summary: While circling in a blinding monsoon rainstorm, the aircraft crashed into 674 ft. high Ghatkopar hill, 3 miles ENE of the airport. Crew error. Pilots decision to land in weather below prescribed minimums in an area he was not familiar with.
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