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DH-106 Comet Statistics

Hull-losses: 25
Hull-loss accidents: 20 with a total of 426 fatalities
Criminal occurences (hull-losses, excl. hijackings): 4 with a total of 66 fatalities
Hijackings: 1 with a total of 0 fatalities
Survival rate: 11.4% of all occupants survived fatal accidents

Aircraft losses
Cumulative number of aircraft damaged beyond repair per year.
Accidents by flight operation type
Flight operation type breakdown for 21 hull-loss accidents.

17 Passenger flights
1 Military flights
2 Test/training flights
1 Rest (demo, ferry, illegal) flights

Worst accidents

date type registration operator fat. location   pic cat
03-JUL-1970DH-106 Comet 4 G-APDN Dan-Air Services 112 Sierra del Montseny A1
12-OCT-1967DH-106 Comet 4 G-ARCO BEA, opf Cyprus Airways 66 near Demre, Turkey   C1

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