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Last updated: 27 November 2021
Datum:Samstag 25 November 1950
Flugzeugtyp:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas DC-3A
Fluggesellschaft:Cubana de Aviación
Kennzeichen: CU-T7
Werknummer: 11646
Baujahr: 1943
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen:
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen:
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 25
Sachschaden: Zerstört
Konsequenzen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Unfallort:nahe Holguín Airport (HOG) (   Kuba)
Flugphase: Annäherung (APR)
Betriebsart:Inländischer planmäßiger Passagierflug
Flug von:Havana-Rancho Boyeros Airport (HAV/MUHA), Kuba
Flug nach:Holguín-Frank Pais Airport (HOG/MUHG), Kuba
Crashed in dense fog. Thirteen occupants were injured.

» Diario de la marina 26 November 1950


photo of Douglas-C-53-CU-T7
accident date: 25-11-1950
type: Douglas C-53 (DC-3)
registration: CU-T7

This map shows the airport of departure and the intended destination of the flight. The line between the airports does not display the exact flight path.
Distance from Havana-Rancho Boyeros Airport to Holguín-Frank Pais Airport as the crow flies is 671 km (419 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.
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