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Last updated: 16 September 2021
Datum:Freitag 2 Juli 1971
Flugzeugtyp:Boeing 707
Fluggesellschaft:Braniff International Airways
Kennzeichen: registration unknown
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 7
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 103
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 110
Sachschaden: nicht beschädigt
Unfallort:Buenos Aires/Ezeiza-Ministro Pistarini Airport, BA (EZE) (   Argentinien)
Flugphase: Während des Fluges (ENR)
Betriebsart:Internationaler Linienflug
Flug von:Acapulco-Alvarez International Airport (ACA/MMAA), Mexiko
Flug nach:New York-John F. Kennedy International Airport, NY (JFK/KJFK), USA
Two passengers hijacked Braniff flight 14, demanded money and to be taken to Algeria. The airplane landed at Monterrey were 100 passengers were released in exchange for USD 100,000

» St. Petersburg Times - Jul 4, 1971


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Distance from Acapulco-Alvarez International Airport to New York-John F. Kennedy International Airport, NY as the crow flies is 3622 km (2264 miles).

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