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Last updated: 4 December 2021
Estado:Preliminar - Oficial
Fecha:sábado 25 diciembre 1999
Hora:20:15
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic YK42 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Yakovlev Yak-42D
Operador:Cubana de Aviación
Registración: CU-T1285
Numéro de série: 4520424914068
Año de Construcción: 1991
Motores: 3 Lotarev D-36
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 12 / Ocupantes: 12
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 10 / Ocupantes: 10
Total:Fatalidades: 22 / Ocupantes: 22
Daños en la Aeronave: Anulado
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:Bejuma (   Venezuela)
Fase: Aproximación (APR)
Naturaleza:Vuelo Internacional Programado
Aeropuerto de Salida:Havana-José Martí International Airport (HAV/MUHA), Cuba
Aeropuerto de Llegada:Valencia Airport (VLN/SVVA), Venezuela
Número de Vuelo:CU310
Descripción:
Crashed into San Luis hill, some 12 km from Valencia. The last contact with the flight was when the pilot radioed the Valencia control tower to say that he was descending from 8,000 to 4,000 feet (2,438 to 1,219 meters) as part of his approach after circling for about 40 mins.

Fuentes:
» El Universal
» ICAO Adrep Summary 2/00 (#77)


Fotos

photo of Yakovlev-Yak-42D-CU-T1285
accident date: 25-12-1999
type: Yakovlev Yak-42D
registration: CU-T1285
photo of Yakovlev-Yak-42D-CU-T1285
accident date: 25-12-1999
type: Yakovlev Yak-42D
registration: CU-T1285
 

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 Havana-José Martí International Airport to Valencia Airport as the crow flies is 2087 km (1304 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.
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Yakovlev Yak-42

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