- ACCIDENT DETAILS
Date: November 24, 1985
Time: 20:15
Location: Luqa, Malta
Operator: EgyptAir
Flight #: 648
Route: Athens - Cairo
AC Type: Boeing B-737-266
Registration: SU-AYH
cn / ln: 21191/450
Aboard: 103   (passengers:97  crew:6)
Fatalities: 60   (passengers:?  crew:?)
Ground: 0
Summary: Hijacking. While on the ground at Malta to refuel the aircraft was stormed by Egyptian forces. During the fight, several hand grenades were thrown into the cabin causing a fire.
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