- ACCIDENT DETAILS
Date: September 08, 1974
Time: 09:40Z
Location: Ionian Sea , off Kefallinia, Greece
Operator: Trans World Airlines
Flight #: 841
Route: Tel Aviv - Athens - Rome - New York
AC Type: Boeing B-707-331B
Registration: N8734
cn / ln: 20063/789
Aboard: 88   (passengers:79  crew:9)
Fatalities: 88   (passengers:79  crew:9)
Ground: 0
Summary: The aircraft pitched up, rolled to the left, went into a steep spiral dive and crashed into the sea. Detonation of an explosive device in the aft cargo hold. A Palestinian organization claimed responsibility. The blast probably buckled the cabin floor damaging the elevator and rudder controls.
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