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Last updated: 24 October 2021
Date:Tuesday 13 June 1967
Type:Silhouette image of generic NORA model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Nord 2502B Noratlas
Operator:Força Aérea Portuguesa
Registration: 6414
MSN: 2
First flight:
Engines: 2 Bristol Hercules 739
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 12
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 15
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:Xaixai (   Mozambique)
Phase: Unknown (UNK)
Departure airport:Beira Airport (BEW/FQBR), Mozambique
Destination airport:Maputo International Airport (MPM/FQMA), Mozambique
Damaged beyond repair in an emergency landing on a beach.

Forced landing outside airport

» Clube de especialistas do AB4
» Nord Noratlas Production List Air-Britain
» José Vilhena
» Voando em Mozambique/blog 440 (27.3.2008)


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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 Beira Airport to Maputo International Airport as the crow flies is 719 km (449 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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