Date & Time: Sep 26, 1975 at 1714 LT
Type of aircraft:
Nord 2501 Noratlas
Landing (descent or approach)
Alverca – Tancos
Crew on board:
Pax on board:
While approaching Tancos AFB, the airplane went out of control and crashed in flames in a field located 6 km west of the airfield. All eight occupants, among them three pilots, were killed.
It is reported that the left engine caught fire on approach.