British European Airways Flight 284

British European Airways Flight 284Thursday October 12, 1967
While flying at FL 290 the aircraft was destroyed by a detonation of a high explosive device within the cabin under seat 4A or 5A which severly damaged the aircraft causing it to go out of control and structurally break up at FL150.

Crash Details

DateThursday October 12, 1967
LocationOff Rhodes, Greece
Passengers59
Crew7
Fatalities66
Survivors0
Aircraft Typede Havilland Comet 4B
OperatorBritish European Airways
RegistrationG-ARCO
Flight OriginAthens
Flight Destination Nicosia
Off Rhodes, Greece
British European Airways
de Havilland Comet 4B
1967