Vliegtuigongeval op 16 AUG 1982 met Embraer EMB-110P1 Bandeirante registration unknown - West Palm Beach International Airport, FL (PBI)
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Datum:maandag 16 augustus 1982
Type:Silhouette image of generic E110 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Embraer EMB-110P1 Bandeirante
Luchtvaartmaatschappij:Dolphin Airways
Registratie: registration unknown
Motoren: 2 Pratt & Whitney Canada PT6A-34
Bemanning:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden: 1
Passagiers:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden: 2
Totaal:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden: 3
Schade: Geen
Plaats:West Palm Beach International Airport, FL (PBI) (   Verenigde Staten)
Fase: Geparkeerd (STD)
Soort vlucht:Binnenlandse lijnvlucht
Vliegveld van vertrek:Tampa International Airport, FL (TPA/KTPA), Verenigde Staten
Vliegveld van aankomst:West Palm Beach International Airport, FL (PBI/KPBI), Verenigde Staten
Vluchtnummer: 296
After landing at West Palm Beach. FL one of the passengers told another passenger and the pilot that he had a bomb under his shirt and demanded to be flown to Cuba. After about two hours, he was persuaded to remove the object which he claimed was a bomb from under his shirt. It was then taken from him and removed from the aircraft.
Following this he was overpowered by law enforcement personnel. The object was a bag containing men's toiletries. No explosives were located. The hijacker was sentenced to 5 years for air piracy.


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Deze kaart geeft het vliegveld van vetrek weer en de geplande bestemming van de vlucht. De lijn tussen de vliegvelden geeft niet de exacte vliegroute weer.
De afstand tussen Tampa International Airport, FL en West Palm Beach International Airport, FL bedraagt 279 km (174 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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