ASN logo
Last updated: 13 November 2018
Date:Friday 19 March 1971
Type:McDonnell Douglas DC-8
Operator:KLM Royal Dutch Airlines
Registration: registration unknown
C/n / msn:
First flight:
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Aircraft damage: None
Location:Paramaribo (   Suriname)
Phase: Unknown (UNK)
Departure airport:Paramaribo-Zanderij International Airport (PBM/SMJP), Suriname
Destination airport:Amsterdam-Schiphol International Airport (AMS/EHAM), Netherlands
One hijacker demanded to be taken to Sweden. Hijacker surrendered. Duration of the hijacking: less than 1 day.



Add your photo of this accident or aircraft

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 Paramaribo-Zanderij International Airport to Amsterdam-Schiphol International Airport as the crow flies is 7486 km (4679 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.
languages: languages