🇺🇦 🇺🇦 Gander Airport Historical Society






1967 Czechoslovakian Airline Crash

This page is dedicated to those who died and survived the crash of Czechoslovakian Flight 523, a Soviet IL18, enroute from Gander to Havana, Cuba, that occurred in the vicinity of Gander Airport on September 5, 1967. There were 69 passengers and crew on board. 32 survived.

OK523 Disaster
Most Excellent Order of the British Empire for Gallantry
The Czech Crash Saga
Controller Remembers Mysterious Crash
A Survivors story - Downhome Life magazine article
CSA Flight 523 Memorial

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