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Date:Wednesday 5 April 1972
Type:Silhouette image of generic VISC model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Vickers Viscount
Operator:Merpati Nusantara Airlines
Registration: registration unknown
MSN:
First flight:
Crew:Fatalities: / Occupants:
Passengers:Fatalities: / Occupants:
Total:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants:
Aircraft damage: Unknown
Location:Yogyakarta (   Indonesia)
Phase: Unknown (UNK)
Nature:Unknown
Departure airport:Surabaya Airport (SUB/WARR), Indonesia
Destination airport:Jakarta (unknown airport), Indonesia
Narrative:
One hijacker demanded money. Hijacker taken down. Duration of the hijacking: less than 1 day.

Classification:
Hijack


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