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Last updated: 30 November 2021
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Datum:maandag 23 juli 1979
Type:Silhouette image of generic B703 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 707-327C
Luchtvaartmaatschappij:Trans Mediterranean Airways - TMA
Registratie: OD-AFX
Constructienummer: 19107/507
Bouwjaar: 1966
Motoren: 4 Pratt & Whitney JT3D-3B
Bemanning:slachtoffers: 6 / inzittenden: 6
Passagiers:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden: 0
Totaal:slachtoffers: 6 / inzittenden: 6
Schade: Afgeschreven
Gevolgen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Plaats:Beirut International Airport (BEY) (   Libanon)
Fase: InitiŽle klim (ICL)
Soort vlucht:Training
Vliegveld van vertrek:Beirut International Airport (BEY/OLBA), Libanon
Vliegveld van aankomst:Beirut International Airport (BEY/OLBA), Libanon
Beschrijving:
The aircraft departed Beirut on a training flight for the promotion of four first officers to captains. Two touch-and-goes were performed, when after the third touchdown the aircraft yawed abruptly to the right, then to the left and to the right again. The aircraft stalled in a high nose-up attitude, the right wing struck the ground 12 m to the right of Taxiway B3. The plane crashed and came to rest inverted across Taxiway F.



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photo of Boeing-707-327C-OD-AFX
accident date: 23-07-1979
type: Boeing 707-327C
registration: OD-AFX
 

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