- ACCIDENT DETAILS
Date: January 05, 1969
Time: c 02:35
Location: Gatwick Airport, Horley, Surrey, England
Operator: Ariana Afghan Airlines
Flight #: 701
Route: Frankfurt - London
AC Type: Boeing B-727-113C
Registration: YA-FAR
cn / ln: 19690/540
Aboard: 62   (passengers:54  crew:8)
Fatalities: 48   (passengers:43  crew:5)
Ground: 2
Summary: The aircraft descended below the glide slope and crashed into trees and a house short of the runway. Incorrect setting of flaps and instruments.
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