Date & Time: Mar 12, 1970 at 1210 LT
Type of aircraft:
Landing (descent or approach)
Addis Ababa - Asmara
Crew on board:
Pax on board:
Aircraft flight hours:
After landing at Asmara-Yohannes IV Airport, the four engine aircraft was unable to stop within the remaining distance. It overran, lost its undercarriage and came to rest in flames. All four occupants escaped uninjured while the aircraft was destroyed.
It was determined that the crew failed to use the thrust reverser systems after touchdown.