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.This article is a list of accidents and incidents involving commercial aircraft and is grouped by the years in which the accidents and incidents occurred.^ List of notable accidents and incidents on commercial aircraft [ edit ] References .
  • American Airlines Flight 587 - MyWikiBiz, Author Your Legacy 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.mywikibiz.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ The following list is a sample of reported incidents involving civilian aircraft.
  • MANPADS: Combating the Threat to Global Aviation from Man-Portable Air Defense Systems (Second Edition) 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.fas.org [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ List of accidents and incidents on commercial airliners   .
  • TWA Flight 840 - on Opentopia, a free Encyclopedia 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC encycl.opentopia.com [Source type: Academic]

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  • October 5 – The British airship R101 crashes north of Paris, killing 48 people in the ensuing fire.

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Deutsche Zeppelin Reederei Hindenburg bursting into flames

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  • January 21 – Pan Am Flight 1104, a Martin M-130 nicknamed the Philippine Clipper, crashes into a mountain near Boonville, California, killing all 19 passengers and crew, including Rear-Admiral Robert H. English, commander of the U.S. Pacific Submarine Fleet.
  • June 1 – BOAC Flight 777, a Douglas DC-3, is shot down by Luftwaffe fighter aircraft over the Bay of Biscay, killing 17 passengers and crew, including actor Leslie Howard and leading to speculation that the flight was attacked because German intelligence believed that British Prime Minister Winston Churchill was aboard.
  • July 28 – American Airlines Flight 63, a Douglas DC-3, loses control due to severe turbulence and violent downdrafts and crashes near Trammel, Kentucky, killing twenty out of twenty-two people onboard.
  • October 15 - American Airlines Flight 63, DC-3 crashes after ice formed on its wings and propeller.^ AA American Airlines DC-10 - Accident Flight 191 - VideoEnglish: 271 passengers and crew aboard American Airlines Flight 191 and two on the ground lost their lives.
    • FLIGHT 191 10 September 2009 16:016 UTC akamarketing.com [Source type: General]

    ^ All 144 people on board were killed.
    • Boeing 707 - Aircraft History And Specification 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.airplanemart.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

    ^ All 103 passengers and 9 crew members are killed.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    Near Centerville, Tennessee. .Killing all eight passengers and three crewmembers.^ Three passengers and the pilot were killed.
    • Aviation Accident News | Baum Hedlund Law 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.baumhedlundlaw.com [Source type: News]

    ^ All 104 passengers and crew are killed.
    • Air Travel - Salon.com 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC images.salon.com [Source type: News]

    ^ The three crew members and seven passengers were all killed.
    • AIRGUIDE ONLINE - Air Safety - Fatal Accidents 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.airguideonline.com [Source type: News]

    This was second fatal crash of Flight 63, occurring two-and-a-half months after the crash of the Flagship Missouri's sister ship, the Flagship Ohio.

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Artist rendering of what occurred on Turkish Airlines Flight 981

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Salvage operations on Air Florida Flight 90

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  • January 1 – Eastern Air Lines Flight 980, a Boeing 727, impacts Mount Illimani in Bolivia.^ January 1 – Eastern Air Lines Flight 980, a Boeing 727, impacts Mount Illimani in Bolivia.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ On January 1, 1985, Eastern Air Lines Flight 980 , a Boeing 727, crashed into Mount Illimani at an altitude of 19,600 feet.
    • Boeing 727 | FlightMemory - Encyclopedia 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.flightmemory.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

    ^ United Air Lines Boeing 247 .

    .All 29 people on board are killed.
  • January 21 – Galaxy Airlines Flight 203, a Lockheed L-188 Electra, crashes in Reno, Nevada while attempting to return to the airport to troubleshoot a noise, killing 70 of the 71 people on board.^ All 43 people on board, including the hijacker, are killed.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ All 29 crew and passengers on board were killed.
    • Boeing 727 | FlightMemory - Encyclopedia 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.flightmemory.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

    ^ All 44 on board are killed.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    .It is later discovered that the air start door was not properly secured.
  • February 19 – China Airlines Flight 006, a Boeing 747SP, suffers an engine flameout off the coast of California and dives 30,000 feet before regaining control and landing safely in San Francisco.
  • June 14 – TWA Flight 847, a Boeing 727, is hijacked by Lebanese militants.^ June 14 – TWA Flight 847, a Boeing 727, is hijacked by Lebanese militants.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ United Airlines Flight 93 was hijacked.
    • 911Timeline.net - The Most Comprehensive Minute By Minute Timeline On 911 by Mark R. Elsis 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC 911timeline.net [Source type: News]
    • Stand Down - Was 9/11 Lack of Air Defense Deliberate? 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.the7thfire.com [Source type: News]
    • AT&T 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC ra.bsis.bellsouth.net [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

    ^ American Airlines Flight 11 goes off course and is hijacked.
    • 911Timeline.net - The Most Comprehensive Minute By Minute Timeline On 911 by Mark R. Elsis 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC 911timeline.net [Source type: News]
    • Stand Down - Was 9/11 Lack of Air Defense Deliberate? 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.the7thfire.com [Source type: News]
    • AT&T 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC ra.bsis.bellsouth.net [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

    .One passenger is murdered during the three-day ordeal.
  • June 23 – Air-India Flight 182, a Boeing 747, is bombed by Sikh extremists.^ Air India 182.
    • Original Home Page 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC plane-truth.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

    ^ June 23 – Air-India Flight 182, a Boeing 747, is bombed by Sikh extremists.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ Air India 182 update.
    • Original Home Page 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC plane-truth.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

    .It crashes into the ocean near Ireland, killing all 329 people on board.
  • July 10 – Aeroflot Flight 7425, a Tupolev Tu-154B, stalls while cruising at 38,000 feet (11,600 m) and enters an unrecoverable spin, killing all 200 aboard.
  • August 2 – Delta Air Lines Flight 191, a Lockheed Tristar, crashes on approach to Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport because of wind shear from a sudden microburst thunderstorm.^ All 43 people on board, including the hijacker, are killed.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ All 44 on board are killed.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ September 3 – Vietnam Airlines Flight 815, a Tupolev Tu-134, crashes on approach to Phnom Penh International Airport in heavy rain, killing 65 of the 66 people on board.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    .Of the 163 passengers and crew aboard, 29 survive.
  • August 12 – Japan Air Lines Flight 123, a Boeing 747, crashes into Mount Osutaka after catastrophic failure of the tailplane severs all hydraulic lines and renders the aircraft uncontrollable.^ Japan Air Lines DC-8-61 .

    ^ All 83 passengers and crew perish.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ Or Japan Air Flight 123 where a ruptured bulkhead caused the four hydraulic systems on the 747 to be lost.
    • 7 Theories on the Crash of Flight 447 - The Daily Beast 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.thedailybeast.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

    .520 of 524 people on board are killed.^ All 170 people on board are killed.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ Of the 203 people on board, 128 are killed.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ All 115 people on board are killed.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    .To date, it is the worst single-aircraft disaster in history.
  • August 22 – British Airtours Flight 28M, a Boeing 737, aborts its takeoff from Manchester, England because of an engine fire.^ Single engine turboprop aircraft 0% .
    • Myjets Web page 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.myjets.net [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

    ^ Single engine turboprop aircraft 1.46 .
    • Myjets Web page 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.myjets.net [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

    ^ To date, it is the worst single-aircraft disaster in history.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    .While 63 passengers and crew escape alive, 53 are killed, most from smoke inhalation.
  • August 25 – Bar Harbor Airlines Flight 1808 crashes near Auburn, Maine killing all 8 people on board, including Samantha Smith and her father.
  • September 6 – Midwest Express Airlines Flight 105, a DC-9, crashes after takeoff from Milwaukee, Wisconsin because of engine failure and pilot error.^ All 103 passengers and 9 crew members are killed.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ All seven crew members and 104 passengers were killed.
    • Boeing 727 | FlightMemory - Encyclopedia 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.flightmemory.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

    ^ All 43 people on board, including the hijacker, are killed.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    .All 31 people on board are killed.
  • November 23 – EgyptAir Flight 648, a Boeing 737, is hijacked by Palestinian militants.^ All 43 people on board, including the hijacker, are killed.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ All 44 on board are killed.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ All 34 people aboard were killed.

    .Egyptian special forces storm the plane on the island of Malta.^ Egyptian special forces storm the plane on the island of Malta.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ Suppose the plane had escaped or suppose the plane had simply been forced to land on Sakhalin Island.
    • http://www.jamesoberg.com/russian/kal007.html 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.jamesoberg.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

    ^ Another question that has never been satisfactorily answered is why there were approximately 20 members of an elite Special Forces unit known as Task Force 160 on the plane.

    The incident kills 58 out of 90 passengers and all but one of the hijackers.
  • December 12 – Arrow Air Flight 1285, a Douglas DC-8, crashes after takeoff in Gander, Newfoundland, killing all 256 passengers and crew on board, making it currently the worst air disaster to occur in Canada; the cause is determined to be a stall most likely caused by wing icing.

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AeroMéxico Flight 498 falling to the ground immediately after a mid-air collision with a Piper Cherokee.

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  • January 3 - Varig Flight 797, a Boeing 707, crashes near Abidjan because of engine failure.^ September 23 – Gulf Air Flight 771, a Boeing 737, crashes near Mina Jebel Ali in the United Arab Emirates after a bomb planted by the Abu Nidal Organization detonates on board.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ November 6 – Luxair Flight 9642, a Fokker 50, crashes short of the runway while landing near Niederanven, Luxembourg in foggy conditions.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ Adding to the coincidence, American Airlines Flight 77 -- the Boeing 767 that was hijacked and crashed into the Pentagon -- took off from Dulles at 8:10 a.m.
    • Killtown's:  9/11 coincidences and oddities page! - 9/11 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC thewebfairy.com [Source type: News]

    .Out of the 52 passengers and crew on board, there is only 1 survivor.
  • May 9 – LOT Polish Airlines Flight 5055, an Ilyushin Il-62M, crashes near Warsaw during landing because of engine failure.^ There were 278 passengers aboard the flight.
    • Terrorist attacks reported as 'isolated incidents' 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.akdart.com [Source type: News]

    ^ March 14 - LOT Polish Airlines Flight 007, an Ilyushin Il-62 crashes near Warsaw airport due to loss of control after the no.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ There were no survivors among the passengers, flight crew and cabin attendants."
    • KAL 007 The Questions Remain Unanswered, by Robert W. Lee 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.reformed-theology.org [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

    .All 183 passengers and crew members perish.
  • June 27 – Philippine Airlines Flight 206, a Hawker Siddeley HS 748, crashes on the slopes of Mount Ugo, Benguet, as it begins its approach to Loakan Airport in Baguio City; all 50 passengers and crew are killed.^ All 103 passengers and 9 crew members are killed.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ All seven crew members and 104 passengers were killed.
    • Boeing 727 | FlightMemory - Encyclopedia 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.flightmemory.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

    ^ All nine crew members and 136 passengers were killed.
    • AIRGUIDE ONLINE - Air Safety - Fatal Accidents 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.airguideonline.com [Source type: News]

    .Poor visibility is blamed for the crash.
  • August 16 – Northwest Airlines Flight 255, an McDonnell Douglas MD-82, crashes on takeoff from Detroit as a result of pilot error.^ August 16 – Northwest Airlines Flight 255, an MD-82, crashes on takeoff from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport in Romulus, Michigan, 25 miles west of Detroit, due to pilot error.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ Pilots and controllers blamed for Brazil crash ".
    • Boston University School of Theology 10 September 2009 16:016 UTC sthweb.bu.edu [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

    ^ Some calamities were the result of pilot errors.
    • Hall & Associates LLC 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.hallassoc.net [Source type: News]

    .Of 155 on board, 4-year-old Cecelia Cichan is the only survivor.
  • August 31 – Thai Airways Flight 365, a Boeing 737, crashes into the ocean off the coast of Thailand as a result of pilot error.^ Boeing 737's into buildings, and d.
    • Patriots Question 9/11 - Engineers and Architects Question the 9/11 Commission Report 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC patriotsquestion911.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

    ^ October 2 – Aeroperú Flight 603, a Boeing 757, crashes into the ocean off Pasamayo, Peru, due to a maintenance error.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ Some calamities were the result of pilot errors.
    • Hall & Associates LLC 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.hallassoc.net [Source type: News]

    .All 83 passengers and crew perish.
  • November 15 – Continental Airlines Flight 1713, a McDonnell Douglas DC-9 crashes on take-off during a snowstorm at Denver's Stapleton International Airport, killing 25 passengers and 3 crew.
  • November 28 – South African Airways Flight 295, a Boeing 747, crashes into the Indian Ocean after a fire in the cargo hold.^ All 103 passengers and 9 crew members are killed.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ The flight was Continental Airlines flight 1404 and was leaving from Denver and heading to Houston.
    • Aviation News | Airplane Accident News | Aviation Attorneys Nurenberg, Paris, Heller & McCarthy 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.nphm.com [Source type: News]

    ^ The four crew and 64 passengers were all killed.

    .All 159 aboard die.
  • November 29 – Korean Air Flight 858, a Boeing 707, crashes into the Andaman Sea after a bomb explodes on board.^ All 123 people on board die.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ I was boarding a Korean Airline flight for Seoul.
    • False Authority Syndrome - davidgagne.net 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.davidgagne.net [Source type: Original source]

    ^ All 68 people on board die.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    .All 115 people on board are killed.
  • December 7 – Pacific Southwest Airlines Flight 1771, a BAe 146, is hijacked and deliberately crashed near Cayucos, California, by a disgruntled airline employee.^ All 43 people on board, including the hijacker, are killed.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ All 44 on board are killed.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ All 34 people aboard were killed.

    All 43 people on board, including the hijacker, are killed.

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Aloha Airlines Flight 243
  • March 17 – Avianca Flight 410, a Boeing 727, crashes into terrain near Cúcuta, Colombia after takeoff as a result of pilot error.^ This accident was the result of controlled flight into terrain (CFIT).

    ^ CFIT (Controlled flight into terrain) .
    • Page 7 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC whitts.alioth.net [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

    ^ March 31 – Mexicana Flight 940, a Boeing 727, crashes into high ground near Maravatio, Mexico.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    .All 142 people on board die.
  • April 28 – Aloha Airlines Flight 243, a Boeing 737, suffers explosive decompression during flight but manages to land safely.^ April 28 – Aloha Airlines Flight 243, a Boeing 737, suffers explosive decompression during flight but manages to land safely.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ All 170 people on board are killed.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ All 115 people on board are killed.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    .Of 95 people on board, one flight attendant is blown out of the plane and killed, and several passengers are injured.
  • May 6 – A Widerøe-operated Dash 7 crashes in Torghatten, Norway in heavy fog, killing all 36 passengers in the worst-ever Dash 7 accident.
  • June 26 – Air France Flight 296, an Airbus A320, makes a low pass over Mulhouse-Habsheim Airport in landing configuration during an air show and crashes into trees at the end of the runway.^ The tragic crash of an Air France flight into the Atlantic Ocean could turn out to be more than just an accident.
    • Hot Air » Blog Archive » Uh oh: Terrorist names on doomed Air France passenger list? 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC hotair.com [Source type: General]

    ^ June 8 – VASP Flight 168, a Boeing 727, crashes into a hillside in Brazil, killing all 137 on board.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ Air France Flight 447 (June 1, 2009): Air France Flight 447 disappeared and crashed into the Atlantic Ocean on June 1, 2009.
    • Airbus Crashes: Yemenia, Air France, and Airbus Safety Issues | NowPublic News Coverage 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.nowpublic.com [Source type: News]

    .Of 130 passengers aboard, 3 die.
  • July 3 – Iran Air Flight 655, an Airbus A300, is shot down over Iranian waters by the missile cruiser USS Vincennes; all 290 people on board are killed.
  • August 31 – Delta Air Lines Flight 1141, a Boeing 727, crashes on takeoff from Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport as a result of pilot error; of 108 people on board, 12 passengers and two crew members are killed.
  • October 19 – Indian Airlines Flight 113 hits an electric mast 5 miles (8 kilometers) out on approach in poor visibility in Ahmedabad, India.^ All 103 passengers and 9 crew members are killed.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ All 43 people on board, including the hijacker, are killed.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ February 14 – Indian Airlines Flight 605, an Airbus A320, crashes on its final approach to Bangalore airport.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    .All six crew members and 124 of 129 passengers are killed.
  • December 21 – Pan Am Flight 103, a Boeing 747, disintegrates in the air over Lockerbie, Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland after a terrorist bomb explodes on board.^ All 103 passengers and 9 crew members are killed.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ All nine crew members and 136 passengers were killed.
    • AIRGUIDE ONLINE - Air Safety - Fatal Accidents 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.airguideonline.com [Source type: News]

    ^ The four crew and 64 passengers were all killed.

    .All 259 people on board and 11 on the ground are killed.^ All 43 people on board, including the hijacker, are killed.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ Four people on the ground are also killed.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ All 44 on board are killed.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    The incident is also known as the Lockerbie air disaster.

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  • January 8 – British Midland Flight 92, a Boeing 737, crashes near Kegworth, Leicestershire, United Kingdom after one of its engines loses a fan blade and fails.^ January 8 – British Midland Flight 92, a Boeing 737, crashes near Leicester after one of its engines loses a fan blade and fails.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ British Midland Airways B-737-4Y0 .

    ^ June 28 – A TAAG Angola Airlines Boeing 737, D2-TBP, with 78 people on board, loses control while landing and crashes in M'banza-Kongo, Angola, killing at least six people on board and injuring an unknown number of others.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    .Of the 118 passengers and 8 crew, 79 survive.^ All passengers and crew survive.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ Of the 118 passengers and 8 crew, 79 survive.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ Vinay Menon, India My deepest condolences to the surviving friends and family of the passengers and crew of Flight 990.
    • BBC News | Talking Point | EgyptAir Boeing 767 crash - Your Reaction 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC news.bbc.co.uk [Source type: Original source]

    .The incident became known as the Kegworth air disaster.
  • February 8 – Independent Air Flight 1851, a Boeing 707, crashes into a hill on approach to Santa Maria, the Azores.^ The incident became known as the Lockerbie air disaster.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ The incident became known as the Kegworth air disaster.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ An Independent Air (charter) Boeing 707 slams into a mountain in the Azores.
    • Air Travel - Salon.com 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC images.salon.com [Source type: News]

    .All 144 people on board are killed.
  • February 24 – United Airlines Flight 811, a Boeing 747, suffers an explosive decompression shortly after takeoff from Honolulu, Hawaii, United States caused by a cargo door which burst open during flight.^ This ultimately caused the cargo door on Flight UA 811 to separate from the fuselage, thus leading to an explosive decompression of the aircraft.
    • Original Home Page 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC plane-truth.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

    ^ April 28 – Aloha Airlines Flight 243, a Boeing 737, suffers explosive decompression during flight but manages to land safely.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ All 43 people on board, including the hijacker, are killed.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    .Of 355 people on board, nine passengers are sucked out of the plane, but the crew manage to land safely at Honolulu.
  • March 10 – Air Ontario Flight 1363, a Fokker F28, crashes immediately after takeoff from Dryden, Ontario, Canada because of ice on the wings, killing 24 of 69 people on board.
  • June 7 – Surinam Airways Flight PY764, a Douglas DC-8, crashes while attempting to land in heavy fog at Paramaribo, Suriname.^ All nine crew members and 136 passengers were killed.
    • AIRGUIDE ONLINE - Air Safety - Fatal Accidents 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.airguideonline.com [Source type: News]

    ^ Of 95 people on board, one flight attendant is blown out of the plane and killed, and several passengers are injured.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ Some of the passengers and crew leave the plane and are escorted to a "safe" place.
    • The lost terror drills -11B - 9/11 training exercises 9 11 2001 wargames 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC 911review.org [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

    .The plane hits trees and flips upside down, killing 176 of 187 people on board.
  • July 19 – United Airlines Flight 232, a McDonnell Douglas DC-10, suffers a complete hydraulic system failure over Iowa, United States after the tail-mounted engine disintegrates.^ United identified the plane as Flight 93 .
    • Killtown's:  9/11 coincidences and oddities page! - 9/11 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC thewebfairy.com [Source type: News]

    ^ I was boarding a Korean Airline flight for Seoul.
    • False Authority Syndrome - davidgagne.net 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.davidgagne.net [Source type: Original source]

    ^ All 144 people on board are killed.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    .The crew maintains partial control of the aircraft using differential throttle, bringing it to a crash landing on the runway of the Sioux City, Iowa airport.^ The crew maintains partial control of the aircraft using differential throttle, bringing it to a crash landing on the runway of the Sioux City, Iowa airport.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ The aircraft landed on the runway, but was unable to stop on the runway.
    • Airbus Crashes: Yemenia, Air France, and Airbus Safety Issues | NowPublic News Coverage 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.nowpublic.com [Source type: News]

    ^ "The plane crashed while trying to land at the airport."
    • 737 Accident News 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.b737.org.uk [Source type: News]

    .Of the 296 people on board, 111 die.
  • September 3 – Varig Flight 254, a Boeing 737, runs out of fuel because of incorrect navigation and crashes in the Brazilian jungle, killing 13 of the 54 people on board.
  • September 8 – Partnair Flight 394, a Convair 580, crashes into the North Sea after its tail section falls off in mid-air.^ All 170 people on board are killed.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ Boeing 737's into buildings, and d.
    • Patriots Question 9/11 - Engineers and Architects Question the 9/11 Commission Report 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC patriotsquestion911.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

    ^ Of the 203 people on board, 128 are killed.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    .All 55 people on board perish.
  • September 19 – UTA Flight 772, a McDonnell Douglas DC-10, explodes in mid-air over the Sahara desert when a bomb hidden in its forward cargo hold detonates.^ All 70 people on board are killed.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ All 290 people on board are killed.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ All 31 people on board are killed.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    .All 170 people on board are killed.^ All 43 people on board, including the hijacker, are killed.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ All 44 on board are killed.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ All 34 people aboard were killed.

    .Responsibility for the bombing is later traced back to Abdullah Sanussi, the brother-in-law of Libyan leader Muammar al-Gaddafi, whose government in 2003 agrees to pay compensation to the victims.
  • November 27 – Avianca Flight 203, a Boeing 727, explodes in mid-air over Colombia, killing all 107 people on board and three people on the ground.^ All 43 people on board, including the hijacker, are killed.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ Four people on the ground are also killed.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ All 44 on board are killed.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    .The Medellín Cartel claimed responsibility for the attack.
  • December 15 – KLM Flight 867, a Boeing 747 flying from Amsterdam to Anchorage, Alaska, flies through a cloud of volcanic debris, subsequently losing power from all four engines.^ The Medellín Cartel claimed responsibility for the attack.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ December 15 - KLM Flight 867, a Boeing 747 flying from Amsterdam to Anchorage, Alaska, flew through a cloud of volcanic debris, and subsequently all four engines shut down.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ Title: Maintenance Anomaly resulting in Dragged Engine during Landing Rollout, Northwest Airlines Flight 18 Boeing 747-251B, N637US New Tokyo International Airport Narita, Japan, March 1, 1994.
    • NTSB - Publications 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.ntsb.gov [Source type: Reference]

    The crew is able to restart the engines and land the plane safely.

1990

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Wreckage of the China Southern Airlines aircraft hit by Xiamen Airlines Flight 8301
  • January 25 – Avianca Flight 52, a Boeing 707, runs out of fuel and crashes while attempting to land at John F. Kennedy International Airport in New York.^ January 25 – Avianca Flight 52, a Boeing 707, runs out of fuel and crashes while attempting to land at John F. Kennedy International Airport in New York.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ The airport of New York shock by bomb.
    • Airbus Crashes: Yemenia, Air France, and Airbus Safety Issues | NowPublic News Coverage 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.nowpublic.com [Source type: News]

    ^ "The plane crashed while trying to land at the airport."
    • 737 Accident News 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.b737.org.uk [Source type: News]

    .Of the 158 people on board, 85 survive.
  • February 14 – Indian Airlines Flight 605, an Airbus A320, crashes on its final approach to Bangalore airport.^ February 14 – Indian Airlines Flight 605, an Airbus A320, crashes on its final approach to Bangalore airport.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ I was boarding a Korean Airline flight for Seoul.
    • False Authority Syndrome - davidgagne.net 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.davidgagne.net [Source type: Original source]

    ^ Of the 158 people on board, 85 survive.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    .92 out of 146 people on board are killed.
  • June 10 – British Airways Flight 5390, a BAC One-Eleven, suffers explosive decompression over Didcot, Oxfordshire, England when one of the front windscreen panes blows out.^ All 170 people on board are killed.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ Of the 203 people on board, 128 are killed.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ All 115 people on board are killed.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    .The captain is partially sucked out of the cockpit, but a flight attendant manages to keep his unconscious body from falling from the aircraft.^ The captain is partially sucked out of the cockpit, but a flight attendant manages to keep his unconscious body from falling from the aircraft.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ All the blood in her body has been sucked out.
    • "CSI: Crime Scene Investigation" (2000) - Episode list 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.imdb.com [Source type: General]

    ^ The aircraft's cross-feed fuel valve leaked fuel into the cockpit and an intense fire broke out.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    .The first officer lands the aircraft safely at Southampton Airport.^ The first officer lands the aircraft safely at Southampton Airport.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ The first officer lands the plane safely at Haneda, Japan.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ At that altitude, if the approach could not be safely executed, the aircraft would then go around for another try at the approach or fly to an alternate airport where meteorologic conditions were better.
    • http://www.jamesoberg.com/russian/kal007.html 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.jamesoberg.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

    .All on board survive.
  • October 2 – Xiamen Airlines Flight 8301, a Boeing 737, is hijacked.^ United Airlines Flight 93 was hijacked.
    • 911Timeline.net - The Most Comprehensive Minute By Minute Timeline On 911 by Mark R. Elsis 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC 911timeline.net [Source type: News]
    • 9/11 Stand Down 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.globalresearch.ca [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]
    • Stand Down - Was 9/11 Lack of Air Defense Deliberate? 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.the7thfire.com [Source type: News]
    • AT&T 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC ra.bsis.bellsouth.net [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

    ^ All 154 people on board the Boeing 737 perish.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ I was boarding a Korean Airline flight for Seoul.
    • False Authority Syndrome - davidgagne.net 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.davidgagne.net [Source type: Original source]

    .During landing at Guangzhou Baiyun International Airport, it clips a China Southwest Airlines Boeing 707 and collides with a China Southern Airlines Boeing 757, killing a total of 128.
  • December 3 – Northwest Airlines Flight 1482, a Douglas DC-9, collides with Northwest Airlines Flight 299, a Boeing 727, when the crew of the Douglas aircraft mistakenly taxis onto the active runway at Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport.^ December 8 – Southwest Airlines Flight 1248, a Boeing 737, slides off the runway during landing at Chicago Midway International Airport in Chicago, Illinois in heavy snow.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ Clip 2 is a slightly more advanced reconstruction involving the Northwest Airlines Flight 255 accident in Detroit Metropolitan County Airport.
    • National Transportation Safety Board 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC commdocs.house.gov [Source type: Original source]

    ^ Boeing aircraft and crew .
    • Boston University School of Theology 10 September 2009 16:016 UTC sthweb.bu.edu [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

    Seven passengers and one crewmember out of the 54 on board Flight 1482 perish; all on board Flight 299 survive.

1991

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  • February 1 – USAir Flight 1493, a Boeing 737, strikes SkyWest Airlines Flight 5569, a Fairchild Metro commuter plane waiting to take off from the same runway on which the Boeing 737 was landing at Los Angeles International Airport.^ The aircraft had a bird strike shortly after take-off from Schiphol Airport.
    • 737 Accident News 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.b737.org.uk [Source type: News]

    ^ Los Angeles International Airport Nothing to see here.
    • Terrorist attacks reported as 'isolated incidents' 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.akdart.com [Source type: News]

    ^ December 8 – Southwest Airlines Flight 1248, a Boeing 737, slides off the runway during landing at Chicago Midway International Airport in Chicago, Illinois in heavy snow.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    .Of the 101 people on both aircraft, 34 people, including all 12 aboard the Metro and 22 of the Boeing 737 passengers, are killed.
  • March 3 – United Airlines Flight 585, a Boeing 737, crashes while attempting to land at Colorado Springs, Colorado, killing all 25 people on board.^ I was boarding a Korean Airline flight for Seoul.
    • False Authority Syndrome - davidgagne.net 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.davidgagne.net [Source type: Original source]

    ^ All 43 people on board, including the hijacker, are killed.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ All 44 on board are killed.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    .The cause of the crash is not identified until the investigation into the crash of USAir Flight 427 in 1994; both crashes are eventually attributed to defects in a valve associated with the rudder.
  • March 26 – Singapore Airlines Flight 117 is hijacked by Pakistani militants en route to Singapore, where, upon landing, it is stormed by Singapore Special Operations forces.^ United Airlines Flight 93 was hijacked.
    • 911Timeline.net - The Most Comprehensive Minute By Minute Timeline On 911 by Mark R. Elsis 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC 911timeline.net [Source type: News]
    • 9/11 Stand Down 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.globalresearch.ca [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]
    • AT&T 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC ra.bsis.bellsouth.net [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

    ^ Possible in-flight blast caused plane crash on land and sea ".
    • Demo 10 September 2009 16:016 UTC joomla.anezi.net [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

    ^ The cause of the crash is not identified until the investigation into the crash of USAir Flight 427 in 1994; both crashes are eventually attributed to defects in a valve associated with the rudder.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    .All of the hijackers are killed in the operation, with no fatalities amongst the passengers and crew.
  • April 5 – Atlantic Southeast Airlines Flight 2311, an Embraer 120RT Brasilia, rolls sharply and crashes on final approach to Brunswick, Georgia, killing all 23 people on board, including former Texas senator John Tower, his adult daughter, and astronaut Sonny Carter.
  • May 26 – Lauda Air Flight 004, a Boeing 767, disintegrates in mid-air over Uthai Thani Province, Thailand, killing all 223 people on board.^ All 103 passengers and 9 crew members are killed.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ All 43 people on board, including the hijacker, are killed.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ The four crew and 64 passengers were all killed.

    .A thrust reverser had accidentally deployed in flight, causing the disaster.^ A thrust reverser had accidentally deployed in flight, causing the disaster.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ Sincerely Roberto Simonetti Spallotta, Italy Recent revelations with problems with the thrust reverser are worrying since it was the in-flight opening of thrust reverser on a 767 caused the crash of a Lauda Air 767 some time ago.
    • BBC News | Talking Point | EgyptAir Boeing 767 crash - Your Reaction 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC news.bbc.co.uk [Source type: Original source]

    ^ Since no problems had been reported by the pilots during flight, and since the plane fell into the sea, investigation into the causes of the accident proved to be extremely difficult.

    .It is the first fatal crash of a Boeing 767.
  • July 10 – L'Express Airlines Flight 508, a Beechcraft Model 99, crashes while on approach Birmingham Municipal Airport in Birmingham, Alabama, due to severe thunderstorms.^ The Boeing 767 crashed with 214 people on board and is the airline's first fatal crash.
    • BBC News | Talking Point | EgyptAir Boeing 767 crash - Your Reaction 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC news.bbc.co.uk [Source type: Original source]

    ^ This is the first crash of a Boeing 747.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ The aircraft had a controlled flight into terrain about 22.5 miles (36 km) from the airport after apparently using an incorrect procedure for a missed approach.
    • Airbus Crashes: Yemenia, Air France, and Airbus Safety Issues | NowPublic News Coverage 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.nowpublic.com [Source type: News]

    .Two survive the crash out of 15 on board.
  • July 11 – Nigeria Airways Flight 2120, a Nationair DC-8-61 chartered by Nigeria Airways to transport Nigerian pilgrims to Mecca, crashes shortly after takeoff from Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, because of a fire caused by tire failure.^ July – Nigeria Airways Flight 2120, a Nationair DC-8-61 chartered by Nigeria Airways to transport Nigerian pilgrims to Mecca caught fire and crashed shortly after takeoff from Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, due to fire caused by tyre failure, killing all 261 on board, including 14 Canadian aircrew.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ The aircraft crashed shortly after takeoff on a domestic flight from Tamanrasset to Ghardaia.
    • AIRGUIDE ONLINE - Air Safety - Fatal Accidents 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.airguideonline.com [Source type: News]

    ^ July 15, 2009 11:01 AM .
    • The TSA Blog: What In the Heck Does That Person Do: TSA Bomb Appraisal Officer (BAO) 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.tsa.gov [Source type: Original source]

    .All 261 on board die, including 14 Canadian crew members.
  • August 16 – Indian Airlines Flight 257 hits high ground during descent about 30 km from the Imphal airport.^ All three crew members are killed.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ All 123 people on board die.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ All 217 passengers and crew members on board are killed.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    .All six crew members and 63 passengers were killed.
  • September 11 – Continental Express Flight 2574 crashes on descent in Eagle Lake, Texas, killing all 14 people on board.^ All 103 passengers and 9 crew members are killed.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ All nine crew members and 136 passengers were killed.
    • AIRGUIDE ONLINE - Air Safety - Fatal Accidents 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.airguideonline.com [Source type: News]

    ^ All 43 people on board, including the hijacker, are killed.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    .Maintenance crews traded work shifts during repairs to the horizontal stabilizer, inadvertently leaving 47 bolts missing.^ Maintenance crews traded work shifts during repairs to the horizontal stabilizer, inadvertently leaving 47 bolts missing.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    .Reformers pointed to this error and called for development of a "safety culture".
  • December 27 – Both engines of SAS Flight 751, an McDonnell-Douglas MD-81, fail shortly after takeoff from Stockholm, Sweden.^ Reformers pointed to this error and called for development of a "safety culture".
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ December 27 – Both engines of SAS Flight 751, an MD-81, fail shortly after takeoff from Stockholm, Sweden.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ Engineering a safety culture .
    • Air Transportation Safety Resources Chapter 3 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC home.earthlink.net [Source type: Academic]

    The pilots successfully make an emergency landing in a nearby field, injuring 25 passengers but incurring not a single fatality.

1992

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The Bijlmermeer in Amsterdam where El Al Flight 1862 crashed.
  • January 3 – CommutAir Flight 4821, a Beechcraft 1900, crashes while landing at Adirondack Regional Airport in Franklin County, New York.^ New York: Franklin Watts, 1976.
    • Air Transportation Safety Resources Chapter 3 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC home.earthlink.net [Source type: Academic]

    ^ The airport of New York shock by bomb.
    • Airbus Crashes: Yemenia, Air France, and Airbus Safety Issues | NowPublic News Coverage 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.nowpublic.com [Source type: News]

    ^ "The plane crashed while trying to land at the airport."
    • 737 Accident News 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.b737.org.uk [Source type: News]

    .Out of two passengers and two crew, two are killed.
  • January 20 - Air Inter Flight 148, an Airbus A320, crashes in the Vosges Mountains on approach to Strasbourg, France, killing 87 of 96 people on board.
  • March 22 – USAir Flight 405, a Fokker F-28, crashes on takeoff from New York because of ice buildup.^ Air France , Airbus A330-200 , crash .

    ^ All passengers and crew are killed.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ All 170 people on board are killed.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    .Twenty-seven of the 51 people on board are killed.^ Twenty-seven of 34 aboard were killed.

    ^ All 170 people on board are killed.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ Of the 203 people on board, 128 are killed.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    .The then-president of Cleveland, Ohio's renowned Cleveland Clinic is among the survivors.
  • July 30 – TWA Flight 843 aborts takeoff at John F. Kennedy International Airport.^ July 30 – TWA Flight 843 aborts takeoff at John F. Kennedy International Airport.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ The then-president of Cleveland, Ohio's renowned Cleveland Clinic is among the survivors.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ It was a reaction to TWA Flight 800, which exploded shortly after takeoff, killing all 230 on board.
    • The Transportation Security Administration 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.akdart.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

    .The Lockheed L-1011 turns off the runway onto grass in order to avoid striking a concrete barrier.^ The Lockheed L-1011 turns off the runway onto grass in order to avoid striking a concrete barrier.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ The plane crashed after trying to take off from the wrong runway at Blue Grass Airport ( pictures ).
    • CulturAiles-Human Factors-Some Basics 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.culturailes.net [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

    ^ We were hauling those ugly concrete slabs that are erected all over Baghdad and Iraq as barriers, and came to an off loading point.

    .The plane is destroyed by fire shortly after all 292 passengers and crew evacuate with no loss of life.
  • July 31 – Thai Airways International Flight 311 crashed on approach into Kathmandu, Nepal, killing all 14 crew and 99 passengers on board.
  • September 28 – Pakistan International Airlines Flight 268, an Airbus A300, crashes near Kathmandu, Nepal, killing all 12 crew and 155 passengers.
  • October 4 – El Al Flight 1862, a Boeing 747 freighter, crashes into high-rise apartment buildings in Amsterdam after two of its engines detach from the wing.^ All 103 passengers and 9 crew members are killed.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ No passengers were on board.
    • AIRGUIDE ONLINE - Air Safety - Fatal Accidents 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.airguideonline.com [Source type: News]

    ^ All nine crew members and 136 passengers were killed.
    • AIRGUIDE ONLINE - Air Safety - Fatal Accidents 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.airguideonline.com [Source type: News]

    .Forty-three people, including the plane's crew of 3, are killed.^ All three crew members are killed.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ Forty-four people were killed.

    ^ Three people are killed on the ground.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    .The incident became known as the Bijlmerramp (Bijlmer disaster).
  • November 15 – An Aerocaribbean Ilyushin Il-18 en route from Santo Domingo International Airport to Gregorio Luperón International Airport, crashes into the side of Mount Isabel de Torres, in Puerto Plata province -Dominican Republic- while flying in IFR conditions on approach.^ This is also known as the Mount Erebus disaster.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ The incident became known as the Lockerbie air disaster.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ The incident became known as the Kegworth air disaster.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    All 34 aboard perish.
  • December 21 – Martinair Flight 495 crashes in Faro, Portugal, killing 54 people and injuring 106.

1993

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  • April 26 – Indian Airlines Flight 491, a Boeing 737, strikes a large vehicle on a road just outside the Aurangabad airport and crashes subsequently, killing 55 of the 118 people on board.
  • July 26 – Asiana Airlines Flight 733, a Boeing 737, crashes into a mountain in Haenam, South Korea after failed landing attempts, killing 78 of the 110 people on board.
  • September 14 – Lufthansa Flight 2904, an Airbus A320, crashes after overrunning the runway in Warsaw, Poland, killing 2 and injuring 68 of the 72 people on board.
  • September 21 – Transair Georgian Airline Crash (September 21): A Tupolev Tu-134A is hit on approach to Sukhumi-Babusheri Airport by a surface-to-air missile; the plane crashes into the Black Sea, killing all five crew members and all 22 passengers.
  • September 22 – Transair Georgian Airline Crash (September 22): Another plane, a Tupolev Tu-154A carrying refugees from a besieged city, Tbilisi, is shot down on takeoff from Sukhumi-Babusheri Airport; the plane crashes on the runway and catches fire, killing 106 of the 132 people on board.
  • November 4 – China Airlines Flight 605, a Boeing 747-409, overruns Kai Tak Airport runway 13 while landing in gale force winds during a typhoon.^ All 103 passengers and 9 crew members are killed.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ All nine crew members and 136 passengers were killed.
    • AIRGUIDE ONLINE - Air Safety - Fatal Accidents 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.airguideonline.com [Source type: News]

    ^ April 28 – Aloha Airlines Flight 243, a Boeing 737, suffers explosive decompression during flight but manages to land safely.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    .Despite the plane's unstable approach, the captain did not go-around, and touches down more than two-thirds down the runway.^ And then from there, he saw that plane go down.
    • CNN Transcript - Breaking News: Air France Concorde Jet Crashes Near Paris; All 109 Aboard Dead - July 25, 2000 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www-cgi.cnn.com [Source type: Original source]

    ^ EVERY approach is a candidate for a go-around.
    • The Flyer - June, 2005 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.wvfc.org [Source type: General]

    ^ He said he believed the plane was going down.
    • 911Timeline.net - The Most Comprehensive Minute By Minute Timeline On 911 by Mark R. Elsis 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC 911timeline.net [Source type: News]
    • 9/11 Stand Down 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.globalresearch.ca [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]
    • Stand Down - Was 9/11 Lack of Air Defense Deliberate? 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.the7thfire.com [Source type: News]
    • AT&T 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC ra.bsis.bellsouth.net [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

    .The 747 was unable to stop before crashing into Hong Kong harbor.^ Finally, the line went dead moments before American Airlines Flight 77 crashed into the Pentagon."
    • Killtown's:  9/11 coincidences and oddities page! - 9/11 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC thewebfairy.com [Source type: News]

    ^ In 1983, no 747 jet had previously been destroyed by a mid-air explosion and an out-of-control crash into the sea.
    • KAL 007 The Questions Remain Unanswered, by Robert W. Lee 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.reformed-theology.org [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

    ^ Never stop flying the airplane, not until you are dead and can't fly it anymore; fly it into and through the crash, as long as you have any control.

    All 374 aboard escape serious injury, but the hull is written off as a total loss.

1994

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  • March 23 – Aeroflot Flight 593, an Airbus A310, crashes into a wooded hillside in Siberia.^ Aeroflot Airbus A310-304 .

    ^ March 23 – Aeroflot Flight 593, an Airbus A310, crashes into a wooded hillside in Siberia.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ December 23 – Braathens Flight 239 crashes in Asker upon landing at Fornebu airport, Oslo, Norway, killing 40 of 45 people on board.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    .All 75 passengers and crew are killed.
  • April 4 - KLM Flight 433, a Saab 340, crashes while trying to return to Schiphol Airport, due to pilot error and equipment failure; the pilot and two passengers die, nine passengers are injured.
  • April 7 – FedEx Express Flight 705, a McDonnell Douglas DC-10-30, experiences an attempted hijacking by a FedEx employee; the three crew members are severely injured, but manage to subdue the attacker and land the aircraft safely with no loss of life.
  • April 26 – China Airlines Flight 140, an Airbus A300, crashes while landing at Nagoya, Japan as a result of pilot error.^ All 103 passengers and 9 crew members are killed.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ The four crew and 64 passengers were all killed.

    ^ April 6 – Capital Airlines Flight 67, a Vickers Aircraft 745D Viscount, crashes at Tri-City Airport (now MBS International Airport) near Freeland, Michigan, killing all 47 passengers and crew.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    .264 people of the 271 on board die.
  • June 6 – China Northwest Airlines Flight 2303, a Tupolev Tu-154M, breaks up in mid-air and crashes near Xian, China killing all 160 on board.^ All 43 people on board, including the hijacker, are killed.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ All 44 on board are killed.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ All 170 people on board are killed.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    .The deadliest airplane crash ever to occur in China is attributed to a maintenance error.
  • July 2 – USAir Flight 1016, a McDonnell Douglas DC-9, crashes while attempting to land at Charlotte, North Carolina during a thunderstorm.^ Clip 4 shows a simulation involving USAir Flight 1994, attempting to land at Charlotte-Douglas.
    • National Transportation Safety Board 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC commdocs.house.gov [Source type: Original source]

    ^ He has also sold airplanes for McDonnell Douglas.
    • AIRPLANES 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC tmcdermott.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

    ^ July 2 – USAir Flight 1016, a DC-9, crashes while attempting to land at Charlotte, North Carolina during a thunderstorm.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    .37 of the 51 people on board are killed.
  • July 19 – Alas Chiricanas Flight 00901, an Embraer EMB-110, explodes in mid-air over Panama, killing all 21 people on board.^ All 43 people on board, including the hijacker, are killed.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ All 44 on board are killed.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ All 34 people aboard were killed.

    .Investigators conclude that a suicide bomber caused the plane to explode, although motives and affiliation of the bomber remain unclear.
  • September 8 – USAir Flight 427, a Boeing 737, crashes while attempting to land at Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, killing all 133 people on board.^ All 43 people on board, including the hijacker, are killed.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ All 44 on board are killed.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ All 34 people aboard were killed.

    .Investigations showed that a fault in the Boeing 737 rudder was to blame for the crash.
  • October 31 – American Eagle Flight 4184, an ATR 72 turboprop, crashes near Roselawn, Indiana, while waiting to land at Chicago, Illinois, because of ice buildup on its wings.^ After he said that, A Boeing Flight (737-800) was emergency landing on July 1!
    • Airbus Crashes: Yemenia, Air France, and Airbus Safety Issues | NowPublic News Coverage 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.nowpublic.com [Source type: News]

    ^ Investigations showed that a fault in the Boeing 737 rudder was to blame for the crash.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ Design fault blamed for TWA crash .
    • Accident Investigation - Education Resource - StudySphere 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.studysphere.com [Source type: News]

    .All 68 people on board die.
  • December 11 – A bomb explodes on board Philippine Airlines Flight 434, a Boeing 747, killing one passenger, in a prelude to the terrorist Bojinka Plot.^ All 43 people on board, including the hijacker, are killed.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ All 44 on board are killed.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ All passengers and crew are killed.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    .Despite subsequent difficulties in controlling the aircraft, the crew succeeds in making an emergency landing at Naha, Okinawa.
  • December 24 – Air France Flight 8969, an Airbus A300, is hijacked on the tarmac at Algiers, Algeria by the militant group GIA.^ December 24 – Air France Flight 8969, an Airbus A300, is hijacked on the tarmac at Algiers, Algeria by the militant group GIA. After a two-day standoff, the plane is allowed to fly to Marseille, France, where it is stormed by French commandos who kill the hijackers.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ An emergency landing was made and the aircraft evacuated.
    • Aviation Forums - Airspace from Flightglobal 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.flightglobal.com [Source type: Original source]

    ^ Despite subsequent difficulties in controlling the aircraft, the crew succeeds in making an emergency landing at Naha, Okinawa.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    .After a two-day standoff, the plane is allowed to fly to Marseille, France, where it is stormed by French commandos who kill the hijackers.
  • December 29 – Turkish Airlines Flight 278, a Boeing 737-4Y0, crashes during its final approach to land at Van Ferit Melen Airport in eastern Turkey in driving snow.^ December 24 – Air France Flight 8969, an Airbus A300, is hijacked on the tarmac at Algiers, Algeria by the militant group GIA. After a two-day standoff, the plane is allowed to fly to Marseille, France, where it is stormed by French commandos who kill the hijackers.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ December 8 – Southwest Airlines Flight 1248, a Boeing 737, slides off the runway during landing at Chicago Midway International Airport in Chicago, Illinois in heavy snow.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ United Airlines Flight 93 was hijacked.
    • 911Timeline.net - The Most Comprehensive Minute By Minute Timeline On 911 by Mark R. Elsis 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC 911timeline.net [Source type: News]
    • 9/11 Stand Down 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.globalresearch.ca [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]
    • Stand Down - Was 9/11 Lack of Air Defense Deliberate? 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.the7thfire.com [Source type: News]
    • AT&T 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC ra.bsis.bellsouth.net [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

    Five of the seven crew and 52 of the 69 passengers are killed.

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1996

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  • January 8 – An overloaded Air Africa Antonov An-32 aborts takeoff and overruns into a market in Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, killing 297.
  • February 6 – Birgenair Flight 301, a Boeing 757 with 189 people on board, crashes into the ocean off Puerto Plata in the Dominican Republic shortly after taking off.^ It crashes into the ocean near Ireland, killing all 329 people on board.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ A passenger plane has crashed in Sudan shortly after take-off, killing more than 100 people.
    • 737 Accident News 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.b737.org.uk [Source type: News]

    ^ All 70 people on board are killed.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    .All passengers and crew are killed.
  • February 29 – Compañía de Aviación Faucett Flight 251, a Boeing 737, crashes into a hill while attempting to land at Arequipa, Peru.^ All 103 passengers and 9 crew members are killed.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ All 83 passengers and crew perish.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ All passengers and crew survive.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    .All 123 people on board die.
  • May 11 – ValuJet Airlines Flight 592, a McDonnell Douglas DC-9, crashes in the Everglades near Miami, Florida, because of a fire in its cargo hold.^ All 170 people on board are killed.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ All 115 people on board are killed.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ All 117 people on board perish.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    .All 110 people on board are killed.
  • On July 6, 1996, Delta Air Lines Flight 1288, an MD-88, experienced an uncontained engine failure during takeoff on Runway 17. Fragments from the number one (left) Pratt & Whitney JT8D-219 turbofan engine penetrated the fuselage, killing two and seriously injuring one of the 148 people onboard pensacola florida.
  • July 17 – TWA Flight 800, a Boeing 747, explodes in mid-air above the ocean off East Moriches, New York, killing all 230 people on board.
  • August 19 – Spair Airlines Flight PAR-3601, an Ilyushin Il-76, crashes near Belgrade with twelve fatalities.
  • August 29 – Vnukovo Airlines Flight 2801, a Tupolev Tu-154, crashes into a mountain on Spitsbergen, an island in the Norwegian archipelago of Svalbard, killing all 141 on board.
  • October 2 – Aeroperú Flight 603, a Boeing 757, crashes into the ocean off Pasamayo, Peru, because of a maintenance error.^ August 10 – A Copterline Sikorsky S-76 helicopter crashes off Tallinn, Estonia killing all 14 on board.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ All 43 people on board, including the hijacker, are killed.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ It was a reaction to TWA Flight 800, which exploded shortly after takeoff, killing all 230 on board.
    • The Transportation Security Administration 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.akdart.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

    .All 70 people on board are killed.
  • October 31 – TAM Airlines Flight 402, a Fokker 100, crashes shortly after takeoff from Congonhas/São Paulo International Airport, Brazil, striking an apartment building and several houses.^ All 43 people on board, including the hijacker, are killed.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ It was a reaction to TWA Flight 800, which exploded shortly after takeoff, killing all 230 on board.
    • The Transportation Security Administration 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.akdart.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

    ^ All 44 on board are killed.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    .All 90 passengers and 6 crew members on board die.^ All 103 passengers and 9 crew members are killed.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ All 83 passengers and crew perish.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ All passengers and crew survive.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    .Three people are killed on the ground.
  • November 12 – Saudi Arabian Airlines Flight 763, a Boeing 747, collides in mid-air with Air Kazakhstan Flight 1907, an Ilyushin Il-76, near Charkhi Dadri, India.^ Four people on the ground are also killed.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ All 312 on board the Boeing 747 and all 37 on board the Ilyushin Il-76 die.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ November 27 – Avianca Flight 203, a Boeing 727, explodes in mid-air over Colombia, killing all 107 people on board and three people on the ground.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    .All 312 on board the Boeing 747 and all 37 on board the Ilyushin Il-76 are killed.
  • November 23 – Ethiopian Airlines Flight 961, a Boeing 767, is hijacked over Kenya.^ All 43 people on board, including the hijacker, are killed.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ All 44 on board are killed.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ All 170 people on board are killed.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    .The aircraft runs out of fuel, and the pilot attempts to ditch the aircraft in the ocean off Moroni, Comoros.^ It would have run out of fuel.''

    ^ The aircraft runs out of fuel, and the pilot attempts to ditch the aircraft in the ocean off Moroni, Comoros.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ The aircraft's cross-feed fuel valve leaked fuel into the cockpit and an intense fire broke out.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    Of the 175 people on board, 123 are killed.

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1998

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  • February 2 – Cebu Pacific Air Flight 387, a McDonnell-Douglas DC-9, crashes into a mountain near Mount Sumagaya in Misamis Oriental in the Philippines.^ February 2 – Cebu Pacific Air Flight 387, a McDonnell-Douglas DC-9, crashes into a mountain near Pagalungan in the Philippines.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ May 2 – ALM Flight 980, a Douglas DC-9 operated by Overseas National Airways, ditches near St. Croix, Virgin Islands, killing 23 including 2 infants and 1 crew member; 40 including 4 crew members survive.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ September 23 – Gulf Air Flight 771, a Boeing 737, crashes near Mina Jebel Ali in the United Arab Emirates after a bomb planted by the Abu Nidal Organization detonates on board.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    .The plane is flying an unfamiliar route not well documented in maps following an unscheduled stop in Leyte to drop off two mechanics.^ The plane was flying an unfamiliar route not well documented in maps following an unscheduled stop in Leyte to drop off two mechanics.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ It can be shown that two of the birds alleged to be involved in the incident are actually alive and well and still flying in and out of Dallas O'Hare.
    • Michael Tomasky: "Aviofascism" | Comment is free | guardian.co.uk 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.guardian.co.uk [Source type: News]

    ^ Two of the four planes used in the 9/11 attacks took off from Logan.
    • FiveThirtyEight: Politics Done Right: The Odds of Airborne Terror 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.fivethirtyeight.com [Source type: Original source]

    .All 104 passengers and crew members are killed.^ All 103 passengers and 9 crew members are killed.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ All 83 passengers and crew perish.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ All passengers and crew survive.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

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  • February 16 – China Airlines Flight 676, an Airbus A300, crashes into a residential area while attempting to land in Taipei, Taiwan.^ April 26 – China Airlines Flight 140, an Airbus A300, crashes while landing at Nagoya, Japan due to pilot error.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ February 16 – China Airlines Flight 676, an Airbus A300, crashes into a residential area while attempting to land in Taipei, Taiwan.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ November 2001; American Airlines A300B4-605R N14053, serial number 420, American flight 587; Queens, New York: The aircraft was on a flight from New York to Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic when it crashed into a residential neighborhood just outside JFK airport, the Rockaways.
    • AIRGUIDE ONLINE - Air Safety - Fatal Accidents 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.airguideonline.com [Source type: News]

    .All 196 people on board are killed, in addition to six on the ground.^ All 43 people on board, including the hijacker, are killed.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ Four people on the ground are also killed.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ All 44 on board are killed.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

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  • March 22 – Philippine Airlines Flight 137, an Airbus A320, overshoots the end of the runway while landing at Bacolod City in the Philippines, plowing through several houses.^ March 22 – Philippine Airlines Flight 137, an Airbus A320, overshoots the end of the runway while landing at Bacolod City in the Philippines, plowing through several houses.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ November 6 – Luxair Flight 9642, a Fokker 50, crashes short of the runway while landing near Niederanven, Luxembourg in foggy conditions.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ December 25 – Union des Transports Aériens de Guinée Flight 141, a Boeing 727, overshoots the runway upon landing at Cotonou, Benin and crashes onto the beach on the Bight of Benin, killing 151 of the 163 occupants.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    .None of the passengers was harmed, but three people on the ground were killed and several more injured.
  • April 20 – TAME Airlines Flight 422, a Boeing 727, crashed into the mountains east of Bogotá, Colombia when it was taking off from El Dorado International Airport of Bogotá at about 4:45pm local time.^ A passenger plane has crashed in Sudan shortly after take-off, killing more than 100 people.
    • 737 Accident News 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.b737.org.uk [Source type: News]

    ^ Four people on the ground are also killed.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ This time, it was a passenger on a United Airlines flight who was stung.
    • Cabin Crew News: January 2007 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC cabincrewblog.com [Source type: News]

    .The plane was owned by TAME, an Ecuadoran airline, but leased to Air France.^ Why the Air France plane crashed .
    • Air Travel - Salon.com 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.salon.com [Source type: News]

    ^ Some joker has added "Air France" to the list of beaches on the map of the island from the archipelago's own website.
    • French plane lost over Atlantic | MetaFilter 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.metafilter.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

    ^ Owned by EADS, this old German fighter plane had a bit of a boo boo on landing during the Berlin Air Show this week.

    .The accident was caused by foggy weather and all passengers and crew were lost, at least 53 people.
  • May 26 – A MIAT Mongolian Airlines Harbin Y-12 crashes 13 minutes after takeoff from Erdenet Airport, Mongolia killing all 28 passengers and crew.
  • September 2 – Swissair Flight 111, a McDonnell Douglas MD-11, crashes into the sea near Halifax, Nova Scotia in Canada, because of an on-board fire.^ All 103 passengers and 9 crew members are killed.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ All 43 people on board, including the hijacker, are killed.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ All 44 on board are killed.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    .All 229 people on board perish.^ All 170 people on board are killed.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ All 115 people on board are killed.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ All 117 people on board perish.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

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  • December 11 – Thai Airways Flight 261, an Airbus A310, crashes during poor weather near Surat Thani, Thailand.^ December 11 – Thai Airways Flight 261, an Airbus A310, crashes during poor weather near Surat Thani, Thailand.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ The Airbus A-310 was on an internal flight from Bangkok to the Southern town of Surat Thani on 11 December, when it crashed in heavy rain and strong Read More Go to Site .
    • Accident Investigation - Education Resource - StudySphere 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.studysphere.com [Source type: News]

    ^ March 3 – Turkish Airlines Flight 981, a DC-10, crashes in the Ermenonville forest near Senlis, France after the rear underfloor cargo door opens during flight; all 346 on board die.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    .Of the 146 people on board, 102 are killed.^ All 170 people on board are killed.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ Of the 203 people on board, 128 are killed.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ All 115 people on board are killed.
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2000

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  • January 10 – Crossair Flight 498, a Saab 340, crashes two minutes after takeoff in Niederhasli, Switzerland, killing all ten people on-board.
  • January 30 – Kenya Airways Flight 431, an Airbus A310, carrying 169 passengers and 10 crew members, crashes into the Atlantic Ocean off Côte d'Ivoire after takeoff from Abidjan.^ All 103 passengers and 9 crew members are killed.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ All 43 people on board, including the hijacker, are killed.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ All 44 on board are killed.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    .Only ten people survive.
  • January 31 – Alaska Airlines Flight 261, an MD-83, crashes into the Pacific Ocean off Point Mugu, California after problems with its horizontal stabilizer.^ The crash that sparked the Alaska FAA audit was Flight 261, which plunged into the ocean Jan.

    ^ Worse, I knew people on Flight 261.

    ^ Only ten people survive.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    .All 83 passengers and 5 crew members are killed.
  • March 5 – Southwest Airlines Flight 1455, a Boeing 737-300, overruns the runway in Burbank, California.^ All 103 passengers and 9 crew members are killed.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ All 83 passengers and crew perish.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ All passengers and crew survive.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    .Of the 142 people on board, 43 are injured, two seriously.
  • April 19 – Air Philippines Flight 541, a Boeing 737-200, crashes in a coconut grove on Samal Island, Davao del Norte while preparing to approach the Davao International Airport, killing all 131 people on board.
  • July 4 – Malév Flight 262, a Tupolev Tu-154, landed on its belly in Salonica in Greece.^ All 43 people on board, including the hijacker, are killed.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ All 44 on board are killed.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ September 3 – Vietnam Airlines Flight 815, a Tupolev Tu-134, crashes on approach to Phnom Penh International Airport in heavy rain, killing 65 of the 66 people on board.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    .There are no serious injuries or fatalities.
  • July 12 – Hapag-Lloyd Airlines Flight 3378, an Airbus A310, lands 500 meters short of the runway in Vienna after running out of fuel in flight.^ "There were no deaths or injuries but the aircraft was seriously damaged.
    • 737 Accident News 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.b737.org.uk [Source type: News]

    ^ There were 37 injuries among the passengers and crew, and no fatalities.
    • signalcharlie - Runway Safety 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.signalcharlie.net [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]
    • signalcharlie - Runway Safety 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.signalcharlie.net [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

    ^ July 12 - Hapag-Lloyd Airlines Flight 3378, an Airbus A310, landed 500 meters short of the runway in Vienna after running out of fuel in flight.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    .There are no serious injuries or fatalities.
  • July 17 – Alliance Air Flight 7412, a Boeing 737-200, crashes into government housing in Patna, India as it approaches the airport, killing 55 of the 58 on board and five people on the ground.
  • July 25 – Air France Flight 4590 Concorde crashes during takeoff from Paris, France after its fuel tank catches fire, killing 9 crew and 100 passengers as well as four on the ground; the entire Concorde fleet is grounded for one year, and is eventually retired.
  • August 23 – Gulf Air Flight 072, an Airbus A320, crashes into the Persian Gulf off Manama, Bahrain while attempting to land.^ A passenger plane has crashed in Sudan shortly after take-off, killing more than 100 people.
    • 737 Accident News 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.b737.org.uk [Source type: News]

    ^ And apparently, according to the Interior Ministry in France, that, indeed, there were no survivors on the ground there in that Air France Concorde crash.
    • CNN Transcript - Breaking News: Air France Concorde Jet Crashes Near Paris; All 109 Aboard Dead - July 25, 2000 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www-cgi.cnn.com [Source type: Original source]

    ^ There are 153 fatalities, including eight people on the ground.
    • Air Travel - Salon.com 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC images.salon.com [Source type: News]

    All 143 passengers and eight crew members are killed.
  • October 31 – Singapore Airlines Flight 006, a Boeing 747-400, strikes construction equipment after using a closed runway for takeoff in Taipei, Taiwan and crashes, killing 83 out of 179 people on board.

2001

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The neighborhood in Queens, New York where American Airlines Flight 587 crashed.
  • January 31 – Japan Airlines Flight 907 and Japan Airlines Flight 958 narrowly avoid colliding near Yaizu, Japan.
  • March 29 – An Avjet charter flight, a Gulfstream III jet with 15 passengers and 3 crew, crashes on approach into Aspen, CO, killing all on board
  • July 4 – Vladivostok Air Flight 352, a Tupolev Tu-154 enters a flat spin on approach to Irkutsk Airport in Irkutsk, Russia, crashes down onto its belly and bursts into flames in a wooded area killing all 145 aboard.
  • August 24 – Air Transat Flight 236 runs out of fuel over the Atlantic Ocean and makes an emergency landing in the Azores.^ All 103 passengers and 9 crew members are killed.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ All 44 on board are killed.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ All 83 passengers and crew perish.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    .Upon landing some of the tires blow out, causing a fire that is extinguished by emergency personnel on the ground.^ Upon landing some of the tires blow out, causing a fire that is extinguished by emergency personnel on the ground.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ Rather, American military personnel causing friendly fire incidents are subject to the United States Code of Military Justice.
    • Gonzaga Journal of International Law - Friendly Fire During The War On Terror: The Law, Procedure, And Likelihood Of Recovery Based On ... 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.gonzagajil.org [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

    ^ "After we all piled out we started to run up to a hill towards an emergency building that houses fire trucks."
    • 737 Accident News 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.b737.org.uk [Source type: News]

    .None of the 304 people on board the Airbus A330-200 were seriously injured.
  • September 11 – September 11, 2001 attacks
  • October 4 – Siberia Airlines Flight 1812, a Tupolev Tu-154, is shot down by a Ukrainian missile over the Black Sea.^ A passenger plane has crashed in Sudan shortly after take-off, killing more than 100 people.
    • 737 Accident News 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.b737.org.uk [Source type: News]

    ^ The FAA informed NORAD of American Airlines Flight 11 striking the World Trade Center.
    • 9/11 Stand Down 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.globalresearch.ca [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]
    • Stand Down - Was 9/11 Lack of Air Defense Deliberate? 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.the7thfire.com [Source type: News]
    • AT&T 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC ra.bsis.bellsouth.net [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

    ^ Finally, the line went dead moments before American Airlines Flight 77 crashed into the Pentagon."
    • Killtown's:  9/11 coincidences and oddities page! - 9/11 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC thewebfairy.com [Source type: News]

    .All 66 passengers and 12 crew members are killed.
  • October 8 – SAS Flight 686, a MD-87, crashes into a Cessna business jet on takeoff from Milan, Italy.^ All 103 passengers and 9 crew members are killed.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ All 83 passengers and crew perish.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ There were 12 flight crew members: 3 pilots and 9 flight attendants.

    .The McDonnell Douglas MD-87 then swerves into a baggage handling building and catches fire.^ The MD-87 then swerves into a baggage handling building and catches fire.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ Airbus A300-600R Boeing 737-800 Boeing 757-200 Boeing 767-200ER Boeing 767-300ER Boeing 777-200ER McDonnell Douglas MD-80 .

    ^ In older buildings, asbestos was usually sprayed on the pipes and girders to delay the burning process in case the building catches fire; delay it just enough for people to evacuate.
    • In Memoriam: 9.13.01 List Archive 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC wwwac.org [Source type: General]

    .All 110 people on board Flight 686 die as well as all four in the Cessna.^ All 170 people on board are killed.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ All 115 people on board are killed.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ All 117 people on board perish.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    .Four people on the ground are also killed.
  • November 12 – American Airlines Flight 587, an Airbus A300, crashes into a Queens neighborhood in New York City when the plane's vertical tail fin snaps just after takeoff.^ Four people on the ground are also killed.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ The tail of a plane pushes down in flight.
    • Page 7 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC whitts.alioth.net [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

    ^ A third plane had been purposely crashed into a symbol of American power.
    • BOMBING OF THE WORLD TRADE CENTER 9-11-2001 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.greatdreams.com [Source type: News]

    .All 251 passengers and nine crew members on board are killed as well as five people on the ground.
  • November 24 – Crossair Flight 3597, an Avro RJ100, crashes near Bassersdorf, Switzerland, while attempting to land in Zürich.^ All 103 passengers and 9 crew members are killed.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ All 43 people on board, including the hijacker, are killed.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ Four people on the ground are also killed.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    .Of the 28 passengers and five crew members on board, 21 passengers (including dance singer Melanie Thornton of La Bouche) and three crew members die.
  • December 22 – On board American Airlines Flight 63, a Boeing 767, a passenger, Richard Reid, attempts to detonate explosives hidden in his shoe, but fails and is subdued by two flight attendants and passengers.^ Clockwise from top: shoe worn by Richard C. Reid aboard American Airlines flight 63; Richard C. Reid; FBI test-blast of comparable explosive charge.
    • Terrorism 2000/2001 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.fbi.gov [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

    ^ Passengers also came to the aide of a flight attendant to successfully subdue shoe bomber Richard Reid on American Airlines Flight 63 in December 2001.
    • UC Berkeley Digital Collections : Item Viewer 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC cdm15025.contentdm.oclc.org [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

    ^ There were 12 flight crew members: 3 pilots and 9 flight attendants.

    The plane lands safely in Boston

2002

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2003

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  • January 8 – Air Midwest Flight 5481, a Beechcraft 1900, crashes on takeoff from Charlotte North Carolina in the United States; all 19 passengers and 2 pilots are killed.
  • January 8 – Turkish Airlines Flight 634, an Avro RJ100 , crashes during its final approach to land at Diyarbakır Airport, Turkey in extensive fog.^ All passengers and crew are killed.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ This is the pilot for the Lion Air flight in Solo.
    • Marek Bialoglowy's Blog: Fear Factor: Flying with Adam Air 10 September 2009 16:016 UTC bialoglowy.blogspot.com [Source type: General]

    ^ All 75 passengers and crew are killed.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    .All of the 5 crew and 70 of the 75 passengers are killed, 5 passengers survive with heavy injuries.
  • March 6 – Air Algerie Flight 6289, a Boeing 737-200, veers off the runway on takeoff in Tamanrasset, Algeria; 96 of the 97 passengers and all 6 crew members perish.
  • May 29 – A man attempts to hijack QantasLink Flight 1737 in Melbourne, Australia, intending to crash the plane in Tasmania.^ All 103 passengers and 9 crew members are killed.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ All 83 passengers and crew perish.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ March 7 – Garuda Indonesia Flight 200, a Boeing 737, overshoots the runway and crashes while landing at Yogyakarta, Indonesia, killing 22 of the 140 people on board.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    .He is overpowered by the flight crew and passengers, but injures three people.
  • July 8 – Sudan Airways Flight 39, a Boeing 737-200, crashes shortly after taking off from Port Sudan, Sudan.^ A passenger plane has crashed in Sudan shortly after take-off, killing more than 100 people.
    • 737 Accident News 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.b737.org.uk [Source type: News]

    ^ After he said that, A Boeing Flight (737-800) was emergency landing on July 1!
    • Airbus Crashes: Yemenia, Air France, and Airbus Safety Issues | NowPublic News Coverage 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.nowpublic.com [Source type: News]

    ^ Aug 2004 - Air Guinee 737-200 crash after take-off.
    • 737 Accident News 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.b737.org.uk [Source type: News]

    .The plane crashed into a hill while attempting an emergency landing.^ "The plane crashed while trying to land at the airport."
    • 737 Accident News 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.b737.org.uk [Source type: News]

    ^ The pair flew to Boston and boarded another plane that crashed into the World Trade Center.
    • Killtown's:  9/11 coincidences and oddities page! - 9/11 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC thewebfairy.com [Source type: News]

    ^ Berruth, the only occupant of the plane, died after crashing into a field near Granum, about 150 kilometres south of Calgary.
    • FlyingNews.com – News and Information about the flying community. > Home > 2008 Archive 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.flyingnews.com [Source type: General]

    .All 117 on board the plane perish; a two-year-old boy initially survived the crash, but died the following day.
  • November 22 – A DHL Airbus A300 is struck by a missile near Baghdad, Iraq and loses hydraulic system function, but manages to land safely with only engine controls without any fatalities.^ All 117 people on board perish.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ The plane lands safely in Boston.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ All people on both planes perish.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    This is the first safe landing of an airliner without control surfaces.
  • December 18 - FedEx Express Flight 647, a McDonnell Douglas MD-10-10, veers off the runway upon landing after a landing gear collapse and catches fire at Memphis International Airport; two crew members and five passengers escape with only minor injuries.
  • December 25 – Union des Transports Aériens de Guinée Flight 141, a Boeing 727, runs off the end of the runway upon takeoff at Cotonou, Benin and crashes onto the beach on the Bight of Benin, killing 151 of the 163 occupants.

2004

2005

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The burnt-out wreckage of Flight 358 at Toronto Pearson International Airport
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JetBlue Airways Flight 292 upon landing in Los Angeles

2006

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2007

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The wreckage of TAM Airlines Flight 3054

2008

  • January 4 – A Transaven Let L-410 Turbolet crashes near the Los Roques archipelago off Venezuela killing all 14 on board.
  • January 17 – British Airways Flight 38, a Boeing 777-200ER, lands short of the runway at London Heathrow Airport in the United Kingdom.^ All 44 on board are killed.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ All 170 people on board are killed.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ All 115 people on board are killed.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    .Nine of the 152 people on board are treated for minor injuries, but there are no fatalities.
  • February 8 – Eagle Airways Flight 2279, a BAe Jetstream 32 is hijacked ten minutes after taking off from Blenheim, New Zealand by a passenger who attacked both pilots.^ Two flight attendants were treated for minor injuries.
    • KAL 007 The Questions Remain Unanswered, by Robert W. Lee 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.reformed-theology.org [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

    ^ The plane is badly damaged and 13 people are treated for minor injuries, but there are no fatalities.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ He speculates that the hijackers were trying to throw off the attacking passengers.
    • 911Timeline.net - The Most Comprehensive Minute By Minute Timeline On 911 by Mark R. Elsis 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC 911timeline.net [Source type: News]
    • 9/11 Stand Down 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.globalresearch.ca [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]
    • AT&T 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC ra.bsis.bellsouth.net [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

    .The hijacker is eventually restrained by the co-pilot and the flight lands safely at Christchurch.^ She reported that the pilot had announced that the flight had been hijacked, and she asked her husband what she should tell the captain to do.
    • Killtown's:  9/11 coincidences and oddities page! - 9/11 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC thewebfairy.com [Source type: News]

    ^ A federal report is faulting a corporate jet pilot for an incident in which a flight attendant broke her leg during a landing at Teterboro Airport.
    • FlyingNews.com – News and Information about the flying community. > Home > 2008 Archive 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.flyingnews.com [Source type: General]

    ^ Flog Is My Co-Pilot (Seattle Weekly)Boeing's involvement in terror-suspect flights may be bigger than previously ...

    .All nine on board survive the incident.
  • February 14 – Belavia Flight 1834, a Bombardier CRJ100, hits its left wing on the runway while taking off from Yerevan, Armenia.^ All on board survive.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ All 103 on board survive.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ It was a reaction to TWA Flight 800, which exploded shortly after takeoff, killing all 230 on board.
    • The Transportation Security Administration 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.akdart.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

    .All 21 on board escape the aircraft before it erupts into flames.
  • February 21 – Santa Bárbara Airlines Flight 518, an ATR 42-300, crashes shortly after taking off from Mérida, Venezuela killing all 46 on board.
  • April 3 – An Antonov An-28 operated by Blue Wing Airlines crashes near Benzdorp in Suriname.^ The aircraft had a bird strike shortly after take-off from Schiphol Airport.
    • 737 Accident News 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.b737.org.uk [Source type: News]

    ^ The aircraft crashed shortly after takeoff on a domestic flight from Tamanrasset to Ghardaia.
    • AIRGUIDE ONLINE - Air Safety - Fatal Accidents 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.airguideonline.com [Source type: News]

    ^ All 44 on board are killed.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    .All nineteen on board are killed.
  • April 11 – A Sudanese airline Antonov An-32 crashes returning shortly after taking off from Chişinău International Airport, Moldova for Turkey.^ All 44 on board are killed.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ All 170 people on board are killed.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ All 115 people on board are killed.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    .All eight on board are killed.
  • April 15 – A Douglas DC-9 operated by Hewa Bora Airways crashes into a market near Goma, Democratic Republic of the Congo, killing 40 people, including three passengers.
  • May 25 – A Kalitta Air Boeing 747-200F crashes at Brussels Airport and snaps in two, but without serious injury.
  • May 30 – TACA Airlines Flight 390, an Airbus A320, overruns the runway at Toncontín International Airport in Tegucigalpa, Honduras, killing five (including two on ground).
  • June 10 – Sudan Airways Flight 109, an Airbus A310, crashes at Khartoum International Airport and breaks apart, catching fire.^ There are 153 fatalities, including eight people on the ground.
    • Air Travel - Salon.com 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC images.salon.com [Source type: News]

    ^ All 43 people on board, including the hijacker, are killed.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ Four people on the ground are also killed.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    .30 deaths are confirmed, 6 passengers are listed as missing.
  • July 25 – Qantas Flight 30, a Boeing 747-438 en route from Hong Kong to Melbourne, performs an emergency descent and lands in Manila after a hull penetration results in rapid decompression.^ After he said that, A Boeing Flight (737-800) was emergency landing on July 1!
    • Airbus Crashes: Yemenia, Air France, and Airbus Safety Issues | NowPublic News Coverage 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.nowpublic.com [Source type: News]

    ^ A Boeing Flight (737-800) was emergency landing on July 1!
    • Airbus Crashes: Yemenia, Air France, and Airbus Safety Issues | NowPublic News Coverage 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.nowpublic.com [Source type: News]

    ^ July 30 – ANA Flight 58, a Boeing 727-200, collides with a JSDF F-86 fighter jet at Shizukuishi near Morioka, Japan, killing all 162 passengers and crew; the JSDF pilot parachutes to safety, and is later arrested by local police on suspicion of colliding with a civilian aircraft.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    .All aboard survive.
  • August 20 – Spanair Flight 5022, a McDonnell Douglas MD-82 crashes on takeoff at Barajas Airport in Madrid, Spain.^ All the flights crashed departed from JFK Airport!!!
    • BBC News | Talking Point | EgyptAir Boeing 767 crash - Your Reaction 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC news.bbc.co.uk [Source type: Original source]

    ^ Boeing Douglas MD-82  .
    • AIRGUIDE ONLINE - Air Safety - Fatal Accidents 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.airguideonline.com [Source type: News]

    ^ Airbus A300-600R Boeing 737-800 Boeing 757-200 Boeing 767-200ER Boeing 767-300ER Boeing 777-200ER McDonnell Douglas MD-80 .

    .Of the 172 people on board, 154 are killed.
  • August 24 – Itek Air Flight 6895, a Boeing 737-200 crashes just after take-off from Manas Airport in capital Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan.^ March 7 – Garuda Indonesia Flight 200, a Boeing 737, overshoots the runway and crashes while landing at Yogyakarta, Indonesia, killing 22 of the 140 people on board.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ All 170 people on board are killed.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ Of the 203 people on board, 128 are killed.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    .Reports suggest some 71 are killed while 19 survive of the 83 passengers and 7 crew aboard.
  • September 14 – Aeroflot Flight 821, a Boeing 737-500, crashes on approach to Perm Airport from Moscow.^ But it would also likely kill some of the passengers.
    • In Memoriam: 9.13.01 List Archive 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC wwwac.org [Source type: General]

    ^ All 83 passengers and crew perish.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ All passengers and crew survive.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    .All 88 people on board are killed.
  • October 7 – Qantas Flight 72 an Airbus A330-300 makes an emergency landing in Exmouth, Australia following a rapid descent that leaves over 70 people injured, 14 of them seriously.
  • October 8 – Yeti Airlines Flight 103 De Havilland Canada DHC-6 Twin Otter crashes 60 NM from Mt Everest, Nepal killing 18 of 19 people on board.
  • December 20 – Continental Airlines Flight 1404, a Boeing 737-500 with 115 people on board, veers off the runway upon takeoff from Denver International Airport, comes to rest in a ravine near the runway and catches fire.^ All 43 people on board, including the hijacker, are killed.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ All 44 on board are killed.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ Takeoff and landings make 50%.
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    There are no fatalities, over 38 people are injured, at least two of them seriously.

2009

2010

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  • January 24 – Taban Air Flight 6437, a Tupolev Tu-154M, crashes while making an emergency landing at Mashhad International Airport, Iran due to a medical emergency; all 157 passengers and 13 crew survive the accident with 47 receiving minor injuries.
  • January 25 - Ethiopian Airlines Flight 409, a Boeing 737-800, crashes into the Mediterranean Sea shortly after take-off from Beirut Rafic Hariri International Airport.^ The aircraft had a bird strike shortly after take-off from Schiphol Airport.
    • 737 Accident News 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.b737.org.uk [Source type: News]

    ^ All 83 passengers and crew perish.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    ^ All passengers and crew survive.
    • Commercial Airliners and Aircraft Mishaps Since 1922 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC www.aviationexplorer.com [Source type: General]

    .The flight was heading to the Ethiopian capital, Addis Ababa.^ Ethiopian airlines projecting 2.2 billion birr from Addis Ababa operations .
    • Archives for: February 2009 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC nazret.com [Source type: News]

    ^ Adkins worked for the State Department as a Foreign Service officer stationed in Ethiopia's capital city, Addis Ababa.
    • Archives for: February 2009 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC nazret.com [Source type: News]

    ^ This area abuts the border with turbulent Somalia and is populated mainly by ethnic Somalis traditionally hostile to the government in Addis Ababa, the capital.
    • Archives for: February 2009 25 January 2010 20:47 UTC nazret.com [Source type: News]

    All 90 people on-board perish.

See also

References

  1. ^ a b c d "Air disasters timeline". BBC News. 2009-17-15. http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/world/europe/2008892.stm. Retrieved 2009-08-03. 

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