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Hijacking
Last updated: 16 October 2017
Estado:
Fecha:miércoles 16 septiembre 1970
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic AN24 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Antonov 24
Operador:United Arab Airlines - UAA
Registración: registration unknown
Numéro de série:
Año de Construcción:
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes:
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes:
Total:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes:
Daños en la Aeronave: Destruido
Ubicación:at an unknown location (   Egipto)
Fase: En ruta (ENR)
Naturaleza:Vuelo Doméstico Programado
Aeropuerto de Salida:Luxor Airport (LXR/HELX), Egipto
Aeropuerto de Llegada:Cairo International Airport (CAI/HECA), Egipto
Descripción:
A hijacking in Egypt was foiled when a passenger drew a dagger and gun, demanding to be flown to Saudi Arabia. He was overpowered by the security guard on board the flight.

Fuentes:
» Nieuwsblad van het Noorden 18-09-1970


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Distance from Luxor Airport to Cairo International Airport as the crow flies is 508 km (318 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.
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