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Last updated: 28 February 2020
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Date:Sunday 8 May 1977
Type:Boeing 747
Operator:Northwest Orient Airlines
Registration: registration unknown
C/n / msn:
First flight:
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 262
Aircraft damage: Unknown
Location:Tokyo (   Japan)
Phase: Unknown (UNK)
Nature:International Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Tokyo-Haneda Airport (HND/RJTT), Japan
Destination airport:Honolulu International Airport, HI (HNL/PHNL), United States of America
Flightnumber:NW22
Narrative:
One hijacker demanded to be taken to Moscow. Hijacker taken down. Duration of the hijacking: less than 1 day.

Classification:
Hijack
Hijacker(s) overpowered by occupants

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