Pan Am Flicht 103
The remains o the forward section frae Clipper Maid of the Seas
|Date||21 December 1988|
|Fatalities||270 (includin 11 on grund)|
|Aircraft type||Boeing 747–121|
|Aircraft name||Clipper Maid of the Seas|
|Operator||Pan American World Airways|
|Flicht origin||Frankfurt am Main Airport, Frankfurt, West Germany|
|1st stapower||Lunnon Heathrow Airport, Lunnon, Unitit Kinrick|
|2nd stapower||John F. Kennedy Internaitional Airport, New York Ceety, Unitit States|
|Destination||Detroit Metropolitan Wayne Coonty Airport, Detroit, Unitit States|
Pan Am Flight 103 wis a regularly scheduled Pan Am transatlantic flight frae Frankfurt tae Detroit via Lunnon an New York. On 21 December 1988, N739PA, the aircraft operatin the transatlantic leg o the route, wis destroyed bi a bomb, killin aw 243 passengers and16 crew, in what becam kent as the Lockerbie bombin. Lairge sections o the aircraft crashed ontae residential auries o Lockerbie, Scotland, killin 11 mair fowk on the grund.
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- Several passengers war reportit tae have survived the ineetial impact, aw eventually dee'd efter the crash.
- "Lockerbie 10 Years On: The dead girl still had tufts of grass in her hand..she was conscious when they crashed; TERROR OF PASSENGERS WHO FELL SIX MILES WHEN PAN-AM FLIGHT 103 EXPLODED. – Free Online Library". Thefreelibrary.com. Retrieved 15 October 2015.
- "Clipper Maid of the Seas: Remembering those on flight 103". panamair.org. 2007. Archived frae the oreeginal on 26 March 2008. Retrieved 8 June 2008.