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Last updated: 23 October 2021
Estado:
Fecha:sábado 25 diciembre 1976
Hora:ca 03:45
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic B703 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 707-366C
Operador:EgyptAir
Registración: SU-AXA
Numéro de série: 20763/871
Año de Construcción: 1973
Motores: 4 Pratt & Whitney JT3D-7
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 9 / Ocupantes: 9
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 43 / Ocupantes: 43
Total:Fatalidades: 52 / Ocupantes: 52
Víctimas en Tierra:Fatalidades: 19
Daños en la Aeronave: Anulado
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:ca 2 km NE of Bangkok-Don Muang International Airport (BKK) (   Tailandia)
Fase: Aproximación (APR)
Naturaleza:Vuelo Internacional Programado
Aeropuerto de Salida:Bombay-Santacruz Airport (BOM/VABB), India
Aeropuerto de Llegada:Bangkok-Don Muang International Airport (BKK/VTBD), Tailandia
Número de Vuelo:MS864
Descripción:
EgyptAir flight 864, a Boeing 707-300C, was a scheduled service from Cairo, Egypt to Tokyo, Japan with en route stops at Bombay, India; Bangkok, Thailand; and Manila, Philippines.
During the leg from Bombay to Bangkok, at 20:30 hours GMT, the flight crew made initial contact with Bangkok approach control and reported 33nm DME from Bangkok. After having been vectored to the "BK" beacon an ADF approach to runway 21L was carried out. After having reported that the runway was in sight the pilot was cleared to land and acknowledged the clearance. Shortly thereafter the aircraft crashed into a factory, 2 km before runway 21L threshold.
The weather was: nil wind, visibility 4000 m, clouds 2/8 to 4/8 at 300 m, temperature 25 deg C, dew point 24 deg C, altimeter setting 1007 mb.

Fuentes:
» A Benefit Analysis for Cabin Water Spray Systems and Enhanced Fuselage Burnthrough Protection (CAA PAPER 2002/04)


Fotos

photo of Boeing-707-366C-SU-AXA
accident date: 25-12-1976
type: Boeing 707-366C
registration: SU-AXA
 

Map
This map shows the airport of departure and the intended destination of the flight. The line between the airports does not display the exact flight path.
Distance from Bombay-Santacruz Airport to Bangkok-Don Muang International Airport as the crow flies is 2992 km (1870 miles).
Accident location: Approximate; accuracy within a few kilometers.

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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