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Date of Accident:08 October 1979Help
Airline:Swissair   Help
Aircraft:McDonnell Douglas DC-8-62   Help
Location:Athens, GreeceHelp
Registration:HB-IDEHelp
Previous Registrations:---Help
Flight Number:---Help
Fatalities:14:156Help
MSN:45919Help
Line Number:312Help
Engine Manufacturer:Pratt & WhitneyHelp
Engine Model:JT3DHelp
Year of Delivery:1967Help
Accident Description:The aircraft overran the runway while landing. Crew error - landed at too high an airspeed.
 
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