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Last updated: 21 October 2021
Fecha:domingo 8 mayo 1977
Tipo:Boeing 747
Operador:Northwest Orient Airlines
Registración: registration unknown
Numéro de série:
Año de Construcción:
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 15
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 251
Total:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 266
Daños en la Aeronave: Ninguno
Ubicación:Tokyo-Haneda Airport (HND) (   Japón)
Fase: En ruta (ENR)
Naturaleza:Vuelo Internacional Programado
Aeropuerto de Salida:Tokyo-Haneda Airport (HND/RJTT), Japón
Aeropuerto de Llegada:Honolulu International Airport, HI (HNL/PHNL), Estados Unidos de América
Número de Vuelo:NW22
A 25-year old American passenger hijacked the flight an hour after takeoff by taking another passenger hostage using a razor blade. He demanded to be flown to Moscow.
A flight attendant struck the hijacker with a fire axe. The aircraft then returned to Tokyo.


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