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Last updated: 23 September 2021
Datum:donderdag 25 februari 1993
Type:Silhouette image of generic AT72 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
ATR 72-202
Luchtvaartmaatschappij:LOT Polskie Linie Lotnicze
Registratie: registration unknown
Motoren: 2 Pratt & Whitney Canada PW124B
Bemanning:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden:
Passagiers:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden:
Totaal:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden: 30
Schade: Geen
Plaats:Rzeszˇw-Jasionka Airport (RZE) (   Polen)
Fase: Geparkeerd (STD)
Soort vlucht:Binnenlandse lijnvlucht
Vliegveld van vertrek:Rzeszˇw-Jasionka Airport (RZE/EPRZ), Polen
Vliegveld van aankomst:Warszawa-Okecie Airport (WAW/EPWA), Polen
While awaiting takeoff from Rzeszˇw Airport (RZE), LOT Flight 702 to Warsaw was boarded by an individual who tried to enter the flight deck and threatened to detonate a hand grenade. There were 30 passengers and crew on board the ATR-72 aircraft. The individual was shot in the abdomen by Polish security force members and was hospitalized. No hand grenades or other weapons were found, and there were no other injuries.

» Criminal Acts Against Civil Aviation 1993 / U.S. Department of Transport, FAA, Office of Civil Aviation Security


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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 Rzeszˇw-Jasionka Airport en Warszawa-Okecie Airport bedraagt 238 km (149 miles).

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