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DH-106 Comet Statistics
Last updated: 17 January 2020
Hull-losses: 25
Hull-loss accidents: 20 with a total of 426 fatalities
Criminal occurences (hull-losses, excl. hijackings): 4 with a total of 66 fatalities
Hijackings: 1 with a total of 0 fatalities
Survival rate: 11.4% of all occupants survived fatal accidents

Aircraft losses
Cumulative number of aircraft damaged beyond repair per year.
Accidents by flight operation type
Flight operation type breakdown for 21 out of 25 hull-loss occurrences (flight nature for remaining losses is unknown, or the occurrence happened while the airplane was not in use.)

Worst accidents
date type registration operator fat. location   pic cat
03-JUL-1970DH-106 Comet 4 G-APDN Dan-Air Services 112 Sierra del M... A1
12-OCT-1967DH-106 Comet 4 G-ARCO BEA 66 near Demre, Turkey   C1