Egyptair Flight 763

Egyptair Flight 763Sunday March 19, 1972
The aircraft crashed into Shamsam Mountain and exploded, during a visual approach, 4 miles SW of the airport.

Crash Details

DateSunday March 19, 1972
LocationShamsam Mountains, South Yemen
Passengers13
Crew9
Fatalities22
Survivors0
Aircraft TypeMcDonnell Douglas DC-9-32
OperatorEgyptair
RegistrationYU-AHR
Flight OriginCairo
Flight Destination Aden
Shamsam Mountains, South Yemen
Egyptair
McDonnell Douglas DC-9-32
1972