ASN logo
Last updated: 26 November 2021
Status:
Datum:Samstag 26 Juli 1969
Flugzeugtyp:Silhouette image of generic S210 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Sud Aviation SE-210 Caravelle VI-N
Fluggesellschaft:Air Algérie
Kennzeichen: 7T-VAK
Werknummer: 73
Baujahr: 1961-04-27 (8 years 3 months)
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 3 / Insassen: 7
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: 30 / Insassen: 30
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 33 / Insassen: 37
Sachschaden: Zerstört
Konsequenzen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Unfallort:nahe Hassi Messaoud Airport (HME) (   Algerien)
Flugphase: Annäherung (APR)
Betriebsart:Internationaler außerplanmäßiger Passagierflug
Flug von:Marseille-Marignane Airport (MRS/LFML), Frankreich
Flug nach:Biskra Airport (BSK/DAUB), Algerien
Unfallbericht:
A fire reportedly broke out in the electrical compartment. The Caravelle crashed in flames while carrying out an emergency approach to Hassi-Messaoud.



Fotos

photo of Caravelle-VIN-7T-VAK
accident date: 26-07-1969
type: Sud Aviation SE-210 Caravelle VIN
registration: 7T-VAK
 

Map
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 Marseille-Marignane Airport to Biskra Airport as the crow flies is 955 km (597 miles).
Accident location: Global; accuracy within tens or hundreds of kilometers.

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.
languages: languages

Share

Caravelle

  • 282 built
  • 16th loss
  • 10th Fataler Unfall
  • 7th worst accident (Zu diesem Zeitpunkt)
  • 17th worst accident (Momentan)
» safety profile

 Algerien
  • 3rd worst accident (Zu diesem Zeitpunkt)
  • 6th worst accident (Momentan)
» safety profile