Date: December 06, 1952
Time: 04:40
Location: Off Bermuda-Kindley Field, Bermuda
Operator: Cubana de Aviacion
Flight #: ?
Route: Madrid - Azores - Bermuda - Havana
AC Type: Douglas DC-4
Registration: CU-T397
cn / ln: 10319
Aboard: 41   (passengers:33  crew:8)
Fatalities: 37   (passengers:30  crew:7)
Ground: 0
Summary: Crashed dived into the sea approximately 5 miles from the airport shortly after taking off. Cause unknown. The plane was called "The Star of the East."

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