Gulf Air Flight 771

Gulf Air Flight 771Friday September 23, 1983
Crashed into the desert after a distress message and during an emergency landing attempt. Detonation of an explosive device in the baggage compartment.

Crash Details

DateFriday September 23, 1983
LocationNear Mina Jebel Ali, UAE
Passengers107
Crew5
Fatalities112
Survivors0
Aircraft TypeBoeing B-737-2P6
OperatorGulf Air
RegistrationA40-BK
Flight OriginKarachi
Flight Destination Abu Dhabi
Near Mina Jebel Ali, UAE
Gulf Air
Boeing B-737-2P6
1983