Hijacking description
Last updated: 1 August 2014
Status:
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:
Airplane damage: None
Location:Paramaribo (   Suriname)
Phase: Unknown (UNK)
Nature:Unknown
Departure airport:Paramaribo-Zanderij International Airport (PBM/SMJP), Suriname
Destination airport:Amsterdam-Schiphol International Airport (AMS/EHAM), Netherlands
Narrative:
One hijacker demanded to be taken to Sweden. Hijacker surrendered. Duration of the hijacking: less than 1 day.

Classification:
Hijack

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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 Networkĺs 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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