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Last updated: 22 September 2021
Date:Tuesday 7 September 1976
Type:Silhouette image of generic B703 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 707-328
Operator:Air France
Registration: F-BHSH
MSN: 17620/138
First flight: 1960
Engines: 4 Pratt & Whitney JT4A
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:Ajaccio-Campo dell'Oro Airport (AJA) (   France)
Phase: Standing (STD)
Departure airport:-
Destination airport:-
Seven masked men set dynamite explosives aboard the aircraft and caused the explosion.

Damaged on the ground

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photo of Boeing-707-328-F-BHSH
accident date: 07-09-1976
type: Boeing 707-328
registration: F-BHSH
This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Networks 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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