ASN Aircraft accident Boeing 707-373C HZ-ACE Jeddah International Airport
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Date:Friday 30 November 1979
Type:Silhouette image of generic B703 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 707-373C
Operator:Saudi Arabian Airlines
Registration: HZ-ACE
MSN: 18582/344
First flight: 1963
Engines: 4 Pratt & Whitney JT3D-3B
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:Jeddah International Airport (   Saudi Arabia)
Phase: Landing (LDG)
Departure airport:?
Destination airport:Jeddah International Airport (JED/OEJD), Saudi Arabia
Heavy landing, causing substantial damage to the fuselage. The aircraft was withdrawn from use and used for spares.

Heavy landing
Runway mishap


photo of Boeing-707-373C-HZ-ACE
accident date: 30-11-1979
type: Boeing 707-373C
registration: HZ-ACE
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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