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Accident
Last updated: 28 July 2016
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Fecha:lunes 23 julio 1979
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic B703 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 707-327C
Operador:Trans Mediterranean Airways - TMA
Registración: OD-AFX
Numéro de série: 19107/507
Año de Construcción: 1966
Motores: 4 Pratt & Whitney JT3D-3B
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 6 / Ocupantes: 6
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 0
Total:Fatalidades: 6 / Ocupantes: 6
Daños en la Aeronave: Anulado
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:Beirut International Airport (BEY) (   Líbano)
Fase: Ascenso Inicial (ICL)
Naturaleza:Entrenamiento
Aeropuerto de Salida:Beirut International Airport (BEY/OLBA), Líbano
Aeropuerto de Llegada:Beirut International Airport (BEY/OLBA), Líbano
Descripción:
The aircraft departed Beirut on a training flight for the promotion of four first officers to captains. Two touch-and-goes were performed, when after the third touchdown the aircraft yawed abruptly to the right, then to the left and to the right again. The aircraft stalled in a high nose-up attitude, the right wing struck the ground 12 m to the right of Taxiway B3. The plane crashed and came to rest inverted across Taxiway F.

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OD-AFX pictured here during a brief 2-month lease to Zaire Aero Service
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