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Last updated: 23 April 2021
Datum:Mittwoch 5 Juli 1972
Flugzeugtyp:Silhouette image of generic B732 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 737-200
Fluggesellschaft:Pacific Southwest Airlines - PSA
Kennzeichen: registration unknown
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 7
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: 3 / Insassen: 79
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 3 / Insassen: 86
Sachschaden: Unbekannt
Unfallort:San Francisco International Airport, CA (SFO) (   USA)
Flugphase: Unbekannt (UNK)
Betriebsart:Inländischer planmäßiger Passagierflug
Flug von:Sacramento (unknown airport), CA, USA
Flug nach:San Francisco International Airport, CA (SFO/KSFO), USA
Two hijackers demanded money (USD 800.000) and to be taken to the Soviet Union. The plane was stormed and both hijackers shot and killed. One passenger also died in the shooting.


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