Re: Huge capacity aircraft and accidents

From:         ditka!sgiblab!uunet.UU.NET!oracle!us.oracle.com!alaw (Alvin W. Law)
Organization: Oracle Corporation, Redwood Shores, CA
Date:         06 Oct 93 03:50:55 PDT
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spagiola@FRI-nxt-Pagiola.Stanford.EDU (Stefano Pagiola) writes:
>Back to the original question, Japan Air Lines lost one of their  
>high-density 747s used on internal Japanese routes in 1985, killing  
>about 500+ in one go, if memory serves.

I think the casualty count was 515 dead and 4 injured.  The plane was
a commuter variation of a 747-2?? flying from Tokyo Haneda to Osaka.
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