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Datum:donderdag 23 november 1978
Type:McDonnell Douglas DC-9
Luchtvaartmaatschappij:North Central Airlines
Registratie: registration unknown
Bemanning:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden:
Passagiers:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden:
Totaal:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden: 23
Schade: Geen
Plaats:Madison-Dane County Regional Airport, WI (MSN) (   Verenigde Staten)
Fase: Geparkeerd (STD)
Soort vlucht:Binnenlandse lijnvlucht
Vliegveld van vertrek:Madison-Dane County Regional Airport, WI (MSN/KMSN), Verenigde Staten
Vliegveld van aankomst:Milwaukee-General Mitchell Airport, WI (MKE/KMKE), Verenigde Staten
A hijacker crashed through a vehicle gate, drove to a North Central Airlines DC-9 aircraft and boarded. He claimed to have a bomb in a trash bag. The passengers were allowed to deplane and the crew escaped. The hijacker then locked himself in the cockpit and threatened to burn the aircraft. Police boarded, broke Into the cockpit and arrested the hijacker. No explosives found.
Charges were dismissed due to mental incompetence.


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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 Madison-Dane County Regional Airport, WI en Milwaukee-General Mitchell Airport, WI bedraagt 118 km (74 miles).

This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Network’s 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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