Accident Boeing 707-309C B-1826, Wednesday 27 February 1980
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Date:Wednesday 27 February 1980
Type:Silhouette image of generic B703 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Boeing 707-309C
Owner/operator:China Airlines
Registration: B-1826
MSN: 20262/830
Year of manufacture:1969
Engine model:Pratt & Whitney JT3D-3B
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 135
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Location:Manila International Airport (MNL) -   Philippines
Phase: Approach
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Taipei-Chiang Kai Shek International Airport (TPE/RCTP)
Destination airport:Manila International Airport (MNL/RPLL)
The 707 undershot the runway on landing and caught fire.


Flight International 08 March 1980 (726)



photo (c) Werner Fischdick; San Francisco-International Airport, CA (SFO); 15 August 1973

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