Re: Gimli Glider

Date:         30 Mar 97 03:54:28 
From:         kls@ohare.Chicago.COM (Karl Swartz)
Organization: Chicago Software Works, Menlo Park, California
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>Are there any other instances of a commercial airliner running out of
>fuel mid-flight? I know of the Avianco 707 inbound JFK, any others?

It's Avianca, with an 'a' at the end.

There's also the Overseas National Airways DC-9-33F (operating an ALM
Dutch Antillean Airlines flight) which ran out of fuel and ditched in
the Caribbean on May 2, 1970.

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