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Criminal Occurrence
Last updated: 19 October 2017
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Datum:Dienstag 13 Oktober 1981
Flugzeugtyp:Silhouette image of generic B732 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 737-2K2C
Fluggesellschaft:Air Malta
Kennzeichen: PH-TVC
Werknummer: 20836/354
Baujahr: 1974-05-09 (7 years 5 months)
Triebwerk: 2 Pratt & Whitney JT8D-15A
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 0
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 0
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 0
Sachschaden: schwer beschädigt
Konsequenzen: Repaired
Unfallort:Cairo International Airport (CAI) (   Ägypten)
Flugphase: Stehendes (STD)
Betriebsart:Internationaler Linienflug
Flug von:Malta-Luqa Airport (MLA/LMML), Malta
Flug nach:Cairo International Airport (CAI/HECA), Ägypten
Unfallbericht:
While offloading luggage a porter and three security guards were injured when two parcels exploded about 15 minutes apart. A third bomb which didn't detonate, was located later.

Informationsquelle:
» Aircraft hijackings and other criminal acts against civil aviation : statistics and narrative reports / FAA


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This map shows the airport of departure and the intended destination of the flight. The line between the airports does not display the exact flight path.
Distance from Malta-Luqa Airport to Cairo International Airport as the crow flies is 1688 km (1055 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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