Date: October 12, 1967
Time: c 07:25
Location: Off Rhodes, Greece
Operator: British European Airways
Flight #: 284
Route: Athens - Nicosia
AC Type: de Havilland Comet 4B
Registration: G-ARCO
cn / ln: 06449
Aboard: 66   (passengers:59  crew:7)
Fatalities: 66   (passengers:59  crew:7)
Ground: 0
Summary: 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.

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