- ACCIDENT DETAILS
Date: December 21, 1988
Time: 19:03
Location: Lockerbie, Scotland
Operator: Pan American World Airways
Flight #: 103
Route: London - New York City
AC Type: Boeing B-747-121A
Registration: N739PA
cn / ln: 19646/15
Aboard: 259   (passengers:243  crew:16)
Fatalities: 259   (passengers:243  crew:16)
Ground: 11
Summary: The airliner disappeared from radar shortly after leveling off at FL 310 while on a flight from Heathrow Airport, London, to New York. The aircraft broke up with two main sections of wreckage coming down in the town of Lockerbie. Detonation of an explosive device in the forward cargo area planted by terrorists. Musician Paul Jeffreys killed. The aircraft was named "Clipper Maid of the Seas."
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