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Bijlmerramp 1992 met EL AL transportvliegtuig in de Bijlmer Am…

Not to be forgotten 24 Years down the line, On 4 October 1992 At 6:35:42 pm local time, El Al Flight 1862, a Boeing 747 cargo aircraft of the state-owned Israeli airline El Al, crashed into the Groeneveen and Klein-Kruitberg flats in the Bijlmermeer (colloquially "Bijlmer") neighbourhood of Amsterdam-Zuidoost, Amsterdam, the Netherlands. From the location in the Bijlmermeer, the crash is known in Dutch as the Bijlmerramp (Bijlmer disaster).A total of 43 people were officially reported killed, including the aircraft's three crew members, a non-revenue passenger in a jump seat, and 39 people on the ground.Many more were injured. The exact number of people killed on the ground is in dispute, as the building had a high concentration of undocumented immigrants.and Amsterdam Mayor Ed van Thijn had said that 240 people were missing, also Bijlmermeer has a high number of residents living there illegally, particularly from Ghana and Suriname, and members of the Ghanaian community stated they lost a considerable number of undocumented occupants who were not counted among the deadThis accident remains the deadliest aviation incident to ever occur in the Netherlands.

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Not to be forgotten 24 Years down the line, On 4 October 1992 At 6:35:42 pm local time, El Al Flight 1862, a Boeing 747 cargo aircraft of the state-owned Israeli airline El Al, crashed into the Groeneveen and Klein-Kruitberg flats in the Bijlmermeer (colloquially “Bijlmer”) neighbourhood of Amsterdam-Zuidoost, Amsterdam, the Netherlands. From the location in the Bijlmermeer, the crash is known in Dutch as the Bijlmerramp (Bijlmer disaster).
A total of 43 people were officially reported killed, including the aircraft’s three crew members, a non-revenue passenger in a jump seat, and 39 people on the ground.Many more were injured. The exact number of people killed on the ground is in dispute, as the building had a high concentration of undocumented immigrants.and Amsterdam Mayor Ed van Thijn had said that 240 people were missing, also Bijlmermeer has a high number of residents living there illegally, particularly from Ghana and Suriname, and members of the Ghanaian community stated they lost a considerable number of undocumented occupants who were not counted among the dead
This accident remains the deadliest aviation incident to ever occur in the Netherlands.

 

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