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Boeing 747 survives simulated ‘Flight 253’ bomb blast
5 March 2010

Boeing 747 survives simulated ‘Flight 253’ bomb blast

5 March 2010

On December 25, 2009 a passenger on board Northwest Airlines Flight 253 attempted to detonate a small explosive device as the Airbus A330 was descending towards Detroit. The man was subdued and arrested after a safe landing. What damage would have been caused had the bomb exploded? A BBC Two documentary (“How safe are our […]