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Hijacking
Last updated: 21 October 2017
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Datum:zaterdag 17 april 2004
Type:Airbus
Luchtvaartmaatschappij:Qatar Airways
Registratie: registration unknown
Constructienummer:
Bouwjaar:
Bemanning:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden:
Passagiers:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden: 92
Totaal:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden:
Schade: Geen
Plaats:Cairo International Airport (CAI) (   Egypte)
Fase: Kruisvlucht (ENR)
Soort vlucht:Internationale lijnvlucht
Vliegveld van vertrek:Casablanca (unknown airport), Marokko
Vliegveld van aankomst:Doha International Airport (DOH/OTBD), Qatar
Vluchtnummer: 553
Beschrijving:
A Kuwaiti passenger demanded to be flown to Geneva. The perpetrator harassed the cabin crew and tried to enter the cockpit in a threatening manner. The pilot made an emergency landing in Cairo. Following his arrest, the perpetrator was examined by the airport doctor who concluded that he was suffering from some form of mental disturbance.

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» Acts of Unlawful Interference - (1996-2004) / ICAO Aviation Security and Facilitation Branch (S&F)


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