Airplane Crash - Near Aden, Yemen 11/22/1966

Details of airplane crash/ shootdown - Near Aden, Yemen


Date11/22/1966
Time12:20
LocationNear Aden, Yemen
OperatorAden Airways
TypeDouglas DC-3
RegistrationVR-AAN
Cn/In4284
Aboard30
Fatalities30
Ground0
SummaryThe aircraft crashed into the desert 20 minutes after taking off. The aircraft made contact with ATC during the climb but failed to make a scheduled report an hour later. Detonation of an explosive device placed in hand luggage in the cabin on the port side just above the wing.

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