Date & Time: May 24, 1971 at 1530 LT
Type of aircraft:
Grumman HU-16 (SA-16) Albatross
Crew on board:
Pax on board:
While on a flight from Palma de Mallorca, the crew encountered an unexpected situation and was forced to attempt an emergency landing. The seaplane crashed in a mountainous terrain located six km from Bragança, Portugal. All six occupants were injured and the aircraft was damaged beyond repair.