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Last updated: 23 January 2021
Estado:
Fecha:martes 13 octubre 1981
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic B732 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 737-2K2C
Operador:Air Malta
Registración: PH-TVC
Numéro de série: 20836/354
Año de Construcción: 1974-05-09 (7 years 5 months)
Motores: 2 Pratt & Whitney JT8D-15A
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 0
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 0
Total:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 0
Daños en la Aeronave: Considerable
Consecuencias: Repaired
Ubicación:Cairo International Airport (CAI) (   Egipto)
Fase: En Espera (STD)
Naturaleza:Vuelo Internacional Programado
Aeropuerto de Salida:Malta-Luqa Airport (MLA/LMML), Malta
Aeropuerto de Llegada:Cairo International Airport (CAI/HECA), Egipto
Descripción:
While offloading luggage a porter and three security guards were injured when two parcels exploded about 15 minutes apart. A third bomb which didn't detonate, was located later.

Fuentes:
» Aircraft hijackings and other criminal acts against civil aviation : statistics and narrative reports / FAA


Fotos

photo of Boeing-737-2K2C-PH-TVC
accident date: 13-10-1981
type: Boeing 737-2K2C
registration: PH-TVC
 

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 Malta-Luqa Airport to Cairo International Airport as the crow flies is 1688 km (1055 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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