Air Alg Rie Flight 6289

Air Alg Rie Flight 6289

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Air Alg rie Flight 6289, a Boeing 737-200, was a scheduled passenger service of Air Alg rie between Tamanrasset, Algeria and Algiers, via Ghardaia. On 6 March 2003 at 3:45 p.m. local time (1445 GMT), the flight attempted departure from the southern Algerian city of Tamanrasset. The aircraft veered off the runway during takeoff and crashed some 600 feet (180 m) from the centerline. Witnesses reported seeing one of the 737's engines in flames as it took off. 96 of the 97 passengers and all of the 6 crew members perished. A total of 102 people died in the accident. The sole survivor of the accident was identified as 28-year-old soldier Youcef Djillali.
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  • Paperback | 104 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 6mm | 163g
  • United States
  • English
  • 6133997680
  • 9786133997684