- ACCIDENT DETAILS
Date: September 15, 1974
Time: c 11:00
Location: Phan Rang, South Vietnam
Operator: Air Vietnam (South Vietnam)
Flight #: 706
Route: Da Nang - Saigon
AC Type: Boeing B-727-121C
Registration: XV-NJC
cn / ln: 19819
Aboard: 75   (passengers:67  crew:8)
Fatalities: 75   (passengers:67  crew:8)
Ground: 0
Summary: Hijacked. Detonation of two hand grenades in the passenger compartment after the pilot refused to fly to Hanoi, North Vietnam. The aircraft attempted to land, executed a missed approach and dove into the ground from a height of 1,000 feet.
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