British Airtours flight 28M - Runway disaster

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"British Airtours Flight 28M was an international passenger flight on 22 August 1985 which originated from Manchester International Airport's Runway 24 in Manchester, England en-route to Corfu International Airport on the Greek island of Corfu. The aircraft, previously named "Goldfinch" but at the time of the accident named "River Orrin", had 131 passengers and six crew on the manifest. At the peak of the holiday season, most of the passengers were holidaymakers." (Wikipedia, 20112).

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(Video embedded from YouTube on 6 October 2011- see Cineflix, undated1)
1. CINEFLIX (undated). Manchester runway disaster. Air crash investigation. Retrieved from YouTube on 5 October 2011.
2. WIKIPEDIA (2011). British Airtours flight 28M. Retrieved from Wikipedia on 6 October 2011.

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