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Last updated: 18 January 2022
Datum:Dienstag 28 Mai 1985
Flugzeugtyp:Silhouette image of generic CVLT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Convair CV-580
Kennzeichen: YV-84C
Werknummer: 157
Baujahr: 1954
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 2 / Insassen: 5
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 8
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 2 / Insassen: 13
Sachschaden: Zerstört
Konsequenzen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Unfallort:2 km (1.3 Meilen) von Cabimas-Oro Negro Airport (CBS) (   Venezuela)
Flugphase: Anfangssteigflug (ICL)
Betriebsart:Inländischer planmäßiger Passagierflug
Flug von:Cabimas-Oro Negro Airport (CBS/SVON), Venezuela
Flug nach:Caracas-Simón Bolívar International Airport (CCS/SVMI), Venezuela
Flugnummer: 034
The Convair's tail struck a hill some 500 m from the end of runway 06. A forced landing was made 1500 m further on.

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photo of Convair-CV-580-YV-84C
accident date: 28-05-1985
type: Convair CV-580
registration: YV-84C

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 Cabimas-Oro Negro Airport to Caracas-Simón Bolívar International Airport as the crow flies is 472 km (295 miles).
Accident location: Approximate; accuracy within a few 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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