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Date: 12 August 1985
Airline: Japan Airlines
Flight No.: 123
Aircraft: B747SR
Location: Mt. Osutaka, Japan
Fatalities: 520:524

Photographer: Unknown

The aircraft crashed into a mountain after the rear pressure bulkhead failed, leading to an explosive decompression which blew away the tail and all hydraulic lines. Years earlier, after a landing incident, the bulkhead was improperly repaired, leading to the accident.




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