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Date of Accident:28 November 1979Help
Airline:Air New Zealand   Help
Aircraft:McDonnell Douglas DC-10-30   Help
Location:Mt. Erebus, AntarcticaHelp
Registration:ZK-NZPHelp
Previous Registrations:---Help
Flight Number:901Help
Fatalities:257:257Help
MSN:46910Help
Line Number:182Help
Engine Manufacturer:General ElectricHelp
Engine Model:CF6-50C2Help
Year of Delivery:1974Help
Accident Description:The aircraft crashed into Mt. Erebus after dispatch inadvertantly gave the flight crew the improper flight plan.
 
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