Vliegtuigongeval op 25 NOV 1991 met Boeing 737-260 Advanced ET-AJB - Djibouti Airport (JIB)
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Datum:maandag 25 november 1991
Type:Silhouette image of generic B732 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 737-260 Advanced
Luchtvaartmaatschappij:Ethiopian Airlines
Registratie: ET-AJB
Constructienummer: 23915/1583
Bouwjaar: 1988-07-07 (3 years 5 months)
Motoren: 2 Pratt & Whitney JT8D-17A
Bemanning:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden: 6
Passagiers:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden: 85
Totaal:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden: 91
Schade: Geen
Plaats:Djibouti Airport (JIB) (   Djibouti)
Fase: Kruisvlucht (ENR)
Soort vlucht:Binnenlandse lijnvlucht
Vliegveld van vertrek:Addis Ababa-Bole Airport (ADD/HAAB), Ethiopië
Vliegveld van aankomst:Dire Dawa-Aba Tenna D Yilma Airport (DIR/HADR), Ethiopië
Vluchtnummer:ET616
Beschrijving:
Two men and a woman, using a fake grenade and pistol, hijacked an Ethiopian Airlines Boeing 737 aircraft en route from Addis Ababa (ADD) to Dire Dawa (DIR), Ethiopia. Flight 616, carrying 85 passengers and six crew members, was hijacked to Djibouti where the hijackers surrendered to authorities three hours
after the aircraft landed. Reportedly the hijackers were seeking political asylum.

Bronnen:
» Criminal Acts Against Civil Aviation 1991 / U.S. Department of Transport, FAA, Office of Civil Aviation Security


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Kaart
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 Addis Ababa-Bole Airport en Dire Dawa-Aba Tenna D Yilma Airport bedraagt 341 km (213 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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