Aviation Photo #0102999 Douglas DC-8-53 - Japan Air Lines - JAL

[ Medium Large ]
5 of 69
Sponsor Message
Sponsor Message
"Akan", delivered to JAL 20-11-64, here with special "Japan World Exposition" markings. This aircraft crashed 14-06-72 during approach to New Delhi, Palam Int. Airport, India. Aircraft operating Flight 471 Tokyo to London. While on ILS approach to New Delhi runway 28, the DC-8 crashed on a bank of the River Yamuna, some 15 km from the runway. All but three of the 89 persons aboard were killed, including the 11 crew plus 4 others on the ground
  • Add To Album
  • Like (51)
  • Photog's Choice
  • Cross-Data
    Erik Bentsen
    Japan Air Lines - JAL
    Douglas DC-8-53
    Douglas DC-8 (Jet Trader/C-24)
    Douglas DC-8 (Jet Trader/C-24)
    Douglas
    45680
    213
    JA8012
    Copenhagen - Kastrup
    Denmark
    1970
  • Correction
[ Medium Large ]
Distinct Views: 16,631
Photo Added: August 19, 2000

Explore Other Great Photos

Photo Albums Containing This Photo

Album
Views
Likes
Photos
Updated
roaring skies
Germany
Views 36.7K
Likes 0
Photos 878
Updated 21 hours ago
For my personal amusement, not necessary the best there is
Sweden
Views 8.8K
Likes 0
Photos 562
Updated 2 days ago
Slowly building an album off all dc-8 built (210 of 556 so far) only one picture per DC-8
Canada
Views 8.2K
Likes 0
Photos 175
Updated 11 days ago
Some of the best liveries in the world
Ohio, USA
Views 7.5K
Likes 0
Photos 838
Updated 1 day ago