Late in the evening of the14th of March 1972 Danish authorities are informed of an air disaster. A Sterling Airways plane heading for Dubai has crashed into a mountain in the Arabian Peninsula killing112 people. For a Danish registered aircraft this is the highest number of casulties ever recorded in an air accident. RADIAL 084Ad covers the entire sequence of events based on hundreds of newspaper articles, periodicals, investigative reports, interviews and investigations of the crash site. The Danish authorities take more than 31a2 years to arrive at a conclusion explaining the causes of the accident and who to blame. RADIAL 084Ad has collated all the relevant data, including the official version and much more.In 2005 a U2 spy plane from the 380th Air Expeditionary Wing, U.S. Air Force, crashes near an air base in Abu Dhabi. ... Bahrain immediately gives the plane permission to land at Bahrain Airport, but the pilot prefers to land at Dubai International Airport, which he left 20 minutes earlier. Bahrain asks the UPS plane to switch to the Dubai frequency, but the pilot fails to do this and stays on the Bahrainanbsp;...
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