Hijacking description
Last updated: 31 October 2014
Status:
Date:Monday 7 October 1974
Type:Silhouette image of generic VISC model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Vickers Viscount
Operator:Far Eastern Air Transport - FEAT
Registration: registration unknown
C/n / msn:
First flight:
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Airplane damage: Unknown
Location:at an unknown location (   Unknown country)
Phase: Unknown (UNK)
Nature:Unknown
Departure airport:Tainan Airport (TNN/RCNN), Taiwan
Destination airport:Taipei-Sung Shan Airport (TSA/RCSS), Taiwan
Narrative:
One hijacker demanded to be taken to China. Hijacker taken down. Duration of the hijacking: less than 1 day.

Classification:
Hijack
Hijacker(s) overpowered by occupants

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Distance from Tainan Airport to Taipei-Sung Shan Airport as the crow flies is 271 km (169 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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