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Last updated: 23 April 2021
Fecha:viernes 30 septiembre 1977
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic S210 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Sud-Aviation SE-210 Caravelle
Operador:Air Inter
Registración: registration unknown
Numéro de série:
Año de Construcción:
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 6
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 1 / Ocupantes: 92
Total:Fatalidades: 1 / Ocupantes: 98
Daños en la Aeronave: Destruido
Ubicación:Paris-Orly Airport (ORY) (   Francia)
Fase: En ruta (ENR)
Naturaleza:Vuelo Doméstico Programado
Aeropuerto de Salida:Paris-Orly Airport (ORY/LFPO), Francia
Aeropuerto de Llegada:Lyon Satolas Airfield (LYS/LFLL), Francia
The Caravelle was hijacked by a man armed with a pistol and a hand grenade. The flight returned to Orly. After about eight hours police marksmen fired tear gas grenades and stormed the plane. The hijacker lobbed his hand grenade toward the cockpit, killing one passenger. Shot were fired and the hijacker was arrested.


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Distance from Paris-Orly Airport to Lyon Satolas Airfield as the crow flies is 389 km (243 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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