Airplane Crash - Kasperske Hory, Czechoslovakia 12/24/1937

Details of airplane crash/ shootdown - Kasperske Hory, Czechoslovakia


Date12/24/1937
Time17:30
LocationKasperske Hory, Czechoslovakia
OperatorAir France
RouteBucharest - Vienna - Prague - Paris
TypeWibault 283-T12
RegistrationF-AMYD
Cn/In11
Aboard3
Fatalities3
Ground0
SummaryThe plane was 10 minutes from landing at Vienna when it was told to change course by the Prague airport controller. The change took the plane into mountainous terrain in snowy conditions. The plane impacted Hutska Hora mountain at an alitiude of 3,300 feet. The cause was never determined. Possibly a naviational error or for political reasons.

List all Airplane Crashes/ Shootdowns