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Last updated: 27 October 2021
Datum:woensdag 7 april 1976
Type:Silhouette image of generic BA11 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
BAC One-Eleven
Luchtvaartmaatschappij:Philippine Air Lines
Registratie: registration unknown
Bemanning:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden:
Passagiers:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden:
Totaal:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden:
Schade: Onbekend
Plaats:Benghazi (   LibiŽ)
Fase: Onbekend (UNK)
Soort vlucht:Binnenlandse lijnvlucht
Vliegveld van vertrek:Cagayan de Oro-Lumbia Airport (CGY/RPML), Filippijnen
Vliegveld van aankomst:Mactan Island-Chicago Naval Air Base (NOP/RPVM), Filippijnen
Three men hijacked the aircraft and demanded USD 300,000 and release of numerous political prisoners. At Manila, the hijackers exchanged all the passengers for another set of hostages and USD 300,000 in cash. During the next six days, the hijackers flew to Kota Kinbalu and Kuala Lampur, Malaysia; and Bangkok, Thailand. At Bangkok the airline supplied a longer range DC-8 passenger jet. The hijackers along with twelve PAL staff members continued to Karachi, Pakistan; and Benghazi, Libya. At Benghazi the hijackers released the remaining hostages and asked for political asylum.


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Deze kaart geeft het vliegveld van vetrek weer en de geplande bestemming van de vlucht. De lijn tussen de vliegvelden geeft niet de exacte vliegroute weer.
De afstand tussen Cagayan de Oro-Lumbia Airport en Mactan Island-Chicago Naval Air Base bedraagt 220 km (138 miles).

This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Networkís 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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