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Last updated: 6 December 2021
Date:Wednesday 30 March 1960
Type:Avia 14T
Operator:Czechoslovak Air Force
Registration: 3149
MSN: 172913149
First flight: 1959
Crew:Fatalities: 7 / Occupants: 7
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Total:Fatalities: 7 / Occupants: 7
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Aircraft fate: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:13 km (8.1 mls) SW of Kromeriz (   Czech Republic)
Phase: En route (ENR)
Departure airport:Uherské Hradište-Kunovice Airport (UHE/LKKU), Czech Republic
Destination airport:Pieštany Airport (PZY/LZPP), Slovakia
An Avia 14 transport plane was destroyed when it crashed into a hill near Kromeriz, Czech Republic. All seven on board were killed.
The airplane departed at 08:27 on a survey flight. It entered poor visibility conditions over the hills and crashed.

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Distance from Uherské Hradište-Kunovice Airport to Pieštany Airport as the crow flies is 53 km (33 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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