Narrative:16 hijackers demanded to be taken to Denmark. Duration of the hijacking: less than 1 day.
|Date:||Friday 16 December 1949|
|Operator:||LOT Polskie Linie Lotnicze|
|Registration:|| registration unknown|
|C/n / msn:|| |
|First flight:|| |
|Crew:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3|
|Passengers:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 15|
|Total:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 18 |
|Airplane damage:|| None|
|Location:||Bornholm-Rønne Airport (RNN) ( Denmark)
|Phase:|| En route (ENR)|
|Nature:||Domestic Scheduled Passenger|
|Departure airport:||Lódz-Lublinek Airport (LCJ/EPLL), Poland|
|Destination airport:||Gdansk-Wrzeszcz Airport, Poland|
This map shows the airport of departure and the intended destination of the flight. The line between the airports does not
display the exact flight path.
Distance from Lódz-Lublinek Airport to Gdansk-Wrzeszcz Airport as the crow flies is 299 km (187 miles).
This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Network’s opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.