Korean Airlines Flight 803

Korean Airlines Flight 803Thursday July 27, 1989
The aircraft crashed short of the runway while landing in fog. Failure of the captain to land without analyzing the weather data.

Crash Details

DateThursday July 27, 1989
LocationTripoli, Libya
Passengers181
Crew18
Fatalities75
Survivors124
Aircraft TypeMcDonnell Douglas DC-10-30
OperatorKorean Airlines
RegistrationHL-7328
Flight OriginJeddah
Flight Destination Tripoli
Tripoli, Libya
Korean Airlines
McDonnell Douglas DC-10-30
1989