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Last updated: 5 December 2021
Datum:maandag 14 september 1970
Type:Silhouette image of generic BA11 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
BAC One-Eleven 424EU
Registratie: YR-BCB
Constructienummer: 156
Bemanning:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden: 5
Passagiers:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden: 84
Totaal:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden: 89
Schade: Geen
Plaats:München-Riem Airport (MUC) (   Duitsland)
Fase: Kruisvlucht (ENR)
Soort vlucht:Internationale lijnvlucht
Vliegveld van vertrek:Bucharest (unknown airport), Roemenië
Vliegveld van aankomst:Praha-Ruzyne International Airport (PRG/LKPR), Tsjechische Republiek
Three armed man, believed to be Hungarians, hijacked a BAC One-Eleven and forced the pilots to fly to at Munich, Germany.
The three men, who were armed with pistols and accompanied by a woman and two children, were disarmed and arrested by West German police. Passengers and crew were immediately evacuated from the aircraft after one of the hijackers claimed a bomb was planted on board. An imitation bomb was found in the aircraft's lavatory.

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