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Last updated: 18 September 2021
Datum:Mittwoch 4 Februar 1970
Flugzeugtyp:Silhouette image of generic AN24 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Antonow An-24V
Betrieben durch:Tarom
Gemietet von :Romanian Government
Kennzeichen: YR-AMT
Werknummer: 77303310
Baujahr: 1967
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 6 / Insassen: 6
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: 14 / Insassen: 15
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 20 / Insassen: 21
Sachschaden: Zerstört
Konsequenzen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Unfallort:Vladeasa mountain group (   Rumänien)
Flugphase: Annäherung (APR)
Betriebsart:Inländischer planmäßiger Passagierflug
Flug von:Bucharest-Otopeni International Airport (OTP/LROP), Rumänien
Flug nach:Oradea Airport (OMR/LROD), Rumänien
An Antonov 24B passenger plane, YR-AMT, was destroyed when it flew into a mountainside in the Vladeasa mountain group, Romania. All six crew members and seven passengers died instantly. All but one of the surviving passengers later died before rescuers were able to reach the wreckage.
Tarom flight RO35 had departed Bucharest-Otopeni International Airport (OTP) on a domestic flight to Oradea Airport (OMR). The flight descended in poor visibility conditions until it struck tree tops on a mountainside. It then impacted a mountain slope and broke up.

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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 Bucharest-Otopeni International Airport to Oradea Airport as the crow flies is 421 km (263 miles).
Accident location: Approximate; accuracy within a few 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.
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