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Hijacking
Last updated: 19 October 2017
Estado:
Fecha:martes 7 enero 1975
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic BA11 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
BAC One-Eleven
Operador:British Airways
Registración: registration unknown
Numéro de série:
Año de Construcción:
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 5
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 46
Total:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 51
Daños en la Aeronave: Destruido
Ubicación:London-Stansted (STN) (   Reino Unido)
Fase: Aterrizaje (LDG)
Naturaleza:Vuelo Doméstico Programado
Aeropuerto de Salida:Manchester International Airport (MAN/EGCC), Reino Unido
Aeropuerto de Llegada:London-Heathrow Airport (LHR/EGLL), Reino Unido
Descripción:
A male passenger hijacked the flight shortly after landing at London-Heathrow Airport (LHR). He demanded $230.000 and a parachute. He later change his demands and stated he wanted to fly to Paris, France were he would surrender after 48 hours in which to fulfil an unrevealed purpose.
The flight crew tricked the hijacker in flying to London-Stansted Airport were he was arrested.

Fuentes:
» Bangor Daily News - Jan 8, 1975


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Distance from Manchester International Airport to London-Heathrow Airport as the crow flies is 240 km (150 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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