Partnair flight 394 - Blown apart

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"Partnair Flight 394 was a chartered flight which crashed on 8 September 1989 off the coast of Denmark 18 km north of Hirtshals. All 50 passengers and 5 crew members on board the aircraft perished, making it the deadliest civilian aviation accident involving an all-Norwegian airline company. It was also the highest death toll of any aviation accident involving a Convair 580. It was caused by fraudulent aircraft parts" (Wikipedia, 20112).

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(Video embedded from YouTube on 6 October 2011- see Cineflix, undated1)
1. CINEFLIX (undated). Blown apart. Air crash investigation. Retrieved from YouTube on 5 October 2011.
2. WIKIPEDIA (2011). Partnair flight 394. Retrieved from Wikipedia on 5 October 2011.

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