Flugunfall 23 NOV 1976 einer NAMC YS-11A-500 SX-BBR - Kozani-Philippos Airport (KZI)
ASN logo

Datum:Dienstag 23 November 1976
Flugzeugtyp:Silhouette image of generic YS11 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
NAMC YS-11A-500
Fluggesellschaft:Olympic Airways
Kennzeichen: SX-BBR
Werknummer: 2156
Baujahr: 1971
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 4 / Insassen: 4
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: 46 / Insassen: 46
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 50 / Insassen: 50
Sachschaden: Zerstört
Konsequenzen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Unfallort:19 km (11.9 Meilen) SE of Kozani-Philippos Airport (KZI) (   Griechenland)
Flugphase: Annäherung (APR)
Betriebsart:Inländischer planmäßiger Passagierflug
Flug von:Athens-Ellinikon International Airport (ATH/LGAT), Griechenland
Flug nach:Lárisa Airport (LRA/LGLR), Griechenland
Flugnummer: 830
The YS-11 operated on flight OA830 from Athens to Kozani via Larissa.
The flight proceeded directly to Kozani because of bad weather at Larissa. Last radio contact was at 09:45, 15nm S of Kozani. It appeared that the aircraft had struck a mountain at 4265 feet. The mountains in the area were covered by cloud and visibility was 15-20 m.


photo of NAMC-YS-11A-500-SX-BBR
accident date: 23-11-1976
type: NAMC YS-11A-500
registration: SX-BBR

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 Athens-Ellinikon International Airport to Lárisa Airport as the crow flies is 222 km (139 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.
languages: languages



  • 182 built
  • 15th loss
  • 7th Fataler Unfall
  • 2nd worst accident
» safety profile

  • 2nd worst accident (Zu diesem Zeitpunkt)
  • 5th worst accident (Momentan)
» safety profile

The Aviation Safety Network is an exclusive service provided by:
Quick Links:

CONNECT WITH US: FSF Facebook FSF Twitter FSF Youtube FSF LinkedIn FSF Instagram

©2023 Flight Safety Foundation

701 N. Fairfax St., Ste. 250
Alexandria, Virginia 22314