Narrative:An explosive device planted near the landing gear detonated, destroying the aircraft on the ground.
|Date:||02 JUL 1976|
|Type:||Lockheed L-188A Electra|
|Operator:||Eastern Air Lines|
|C/n / msn:|| 1055|
|First flight:|| 1959|
|Crew:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0|
|Passengers:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0|
|Total:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0 |
|Airplane damage:|| Written off|
|Airplane fate:|| Written off (damaged beyond repair)|
|Location:||Boston-Logan International Airport, MA (BOS) (United States of America)
|Phase:|| Standing (STD)|
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This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Networkĺs opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.