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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 43542
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Date:24-OCT-2008
Time:14:05 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic B735 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 737-500
Owner/operator:SkyExpress
Registration:
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 132
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Location:Sochi -   Russia
Phase: En route
Nature:Passenger
Departure airport:URSS
Destination airport:UUWW
Narrative:
A passenger demanded that a Moscow-bound flight change course and fly to Vienna but the attempted hijajcking wa thwarted.

Sources:

http://www.cbsnews.com/stories/2008/10/24/world/main4543023.shtml


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
25-Oct-2008 10:55 ddk Added
26-Oct-2008 10:45 Anon. Updated

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