Narrative:Flew into the sea, while descending too low during an instrument approach to runway 22L.
|Date:||28 AUG 1971|
|Operator:||Malev Hungarian Airlines|
|C/n / msn:|| 181002903|
|First flight:|| 1961|
|Engines:|| 4 Ivchenko AI-20K|
|Crew:||Fatalities: 9 / Occupants: 9|
|Passengers:||Fatalities: 23 / Occupants: 25|
|Total:||Fatalities: 32 / Occupants: 34 |
|Airplane damage:|| Written off|
|Airplane fate:|| Written off (damaged beyond repair)|
|Location:||off Saltholm Island (Denmark)
|Phase:|| Approach (APR)|
|Nature:||International Scheduled Passenger|
|Departure airport:||Oslo-Fornebu Airport (FBU/ENFB), Norway|
|Destination airport:||København-Kastrup Airport (CPH/EKCH), Denmark|
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Distance from Oslo-Fornebu Airport to København-Kastrup Airport as the crow flies is 487 km (304 miles).
This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Network’s opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.