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Last updated: 25 September 2017
Fecha:miércoles 24 mayo 1972
Tipo:Boeing 727
Operador:South African Airways - SAA
Registración: registration unknown
Numéro de série:
Año de Construcción:
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 5
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 50
Total:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 55
Daños en la Aeronave: Destruido
Ubicación:Blantyre (   Malawi)
Fase: Desconocido (UNK)
Naturaleza:Vuelo Internacional Programado
Aeropuerto de Salida:Salisbury Airport (HRE/FVHA), Zimbabwe
Aeropuerto de Llegada:Johannesburg International Airport (JNB/FAJS), Sudáfrica
Two hijackers. Plane stormed/hijackers arrested. Duration of the hijacking: 2 days.


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Distance from Salisbury Airport to Johannesburg International Airport as the crow flies is 955 km (597 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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