Unlawful Interference BAC One-Eleven 521FH LV-JNS, Tuesday 15 August 1972
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Date:Tuesday 15 August 1972
Type:Silhouette image of generic BA11 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
BAC One-Eleven 521FH
Owner/operator:Austral Lineas Aéreas
Registration: LV-JNS
MSN: 194
Year of manufacture:1969
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 103
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Category:Unlawful Interference
Location:Santiago -   Chile
Phase: Standing
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Trelew Airport, CB (REL/SAVT)
Destination airport:Buenos Aires (unknown airport), BA
The One-Eleven was assaulted by ten prisoners who had escaped from a prison in Rawson. They commandeered the plane to Puerto Montt and Santiago de Chile. The hijackers surrendered and asked for political asylum in Chile.


Pablo Luciano Potenze (1987) Aviación Comercial Argentina 1945-1980, Ediciones El Cronista Comercial
Argentine Fleet History

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