Accident Antonov An-24V CU-T876, Monday 14 May 1973
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Date:Monday 14 May 1973
Type:Silhouette image of generic AN24 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Antonov An-24V
Owner/operator:Cubana de Aviación
Registration: CU-T876
MSN: 67302403
Year of manufacture:1966
Fatalities:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 48
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Location:Havana-José Martí International Airport (HAV) -   Cuba
Phase: Landing
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Nueva Gerona Airport (GER/MUNG)
Destination airport:Havana-José Martí International Airport (HAV/MUHA)
The An-24 crashed in bad weather on landing at Havana Airport.
Pilot error on the part of the captain and the use of non-standard phraseology by the co-pilot were considered to have caused the accident.
Three occupants died, four were seriously injured and another ten suffered minor injuries.


La Nación 20 May 1973, p20
ABC (Madrid) 17 May 1973, p47
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