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Hijacking description
Last updated: 28 October 2016
Date:Saturday 12 July 1980
Type:Boeing 727
Operator:Philippine Air Lines
Registration: registration unknown
C/n / msn:
First flight:
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Airplane damage: Unknown
Location:Manila (   Philippines)
Phase: Unknown (UNK)
Departure airport:Manila International Airport (MNL/RPLL), Philippines
Destination airport:Cebu Airport (CEB/RPVM), Philippines
hijacker demanded money and wanted to be flown to Libya 1 hijacker demanded to be taken to Libya. Plane stormed/hijacker arrested. Duration of the hijacking: less than 1 day.

Plane stormed



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Distance from Manila International Airport to Cebu Airport as the crow flies is 564 km (352 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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