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Last updated: 23 October 2017
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Date:Wednesday 21 August 1985
Type:Silhouette image of generic B720 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 720-047B
Operator:Middle East Airlines - MEA
Registration: OD-AGQ
C/n / msn: 19160/470
First flight: 1966-01-20 (19 years 7 months)
Engines: 4 Pratt & Whitney JT3D-3B
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Airplane damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:Beirut International Airport (BEY) (   Lebanon)
Phase: Standing (STD)
Nature:Unknown
Departure airport:?
Destination airport:?
Narrative:
Destroyed by shelling.

Classification:
Destroyed on ground


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