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Last updated: 12 May 2021
Datum:donderdag 11 oktober 1973
Type:Silhouette image of generic BA11 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
BAC One-Eleven
Luchtvaartmaatschappij:Philippine Air Lines
Registratie: registration unknown
Bemanning:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden: 7
Passagiers:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden: 51
Totaal:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden: 58
Schade: Geen
Plaats:Hong Kong-Kai Tak International Airport (HKG) (   Hong Kong)
Fase: Kruisvlucht (ENR)
Soort vlucht:Binnenlandse lijnvlucht
Vliegveld van vertrek:Davao-Mati Airport (DVO/RPMD), Filippijnen
Vliegveld van aankomst:Bacolod Airport (BCD/RPVB), Filippijnen
The domestic PAL flight was hijacked by three men who were opposed to the political regime in the country. They demanded to be flown to Hong Kong. A refueling stop was made in Manila were all 48 regular passengers were exchanged for Philippine Air Lines president Benigno Toda jr.
In Hong Kong the hijackers surrendered.

» St. Petersburg Times - Oct 12, 1973


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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 Davao-Mati Airport en Bacolod Airport bedraagt 489 km (306 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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