Date & Time: Jun 23, 1985 at 0715 LT
Type of aircraft:
Boeing 747-200
Operator:
Registration:
VT-EFO
Flight Phase:
Flight
Survivors:
No
Schedule:
Vancouver-Toronto-Montréal-Londres-New Delhi-Bombay
MSN:
21473
YOM:
1978
Flight number:
AI182
Country:
World
Region:
World
Crew on board:
22
Crew fatalities:
22
Pax on board:
307
Pax fatalities:
307
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
329
Aircraft flight hours:
23634
Aircraft flight cycles:
7525
Circumstances:
Exploded in mid air and crashed into the Atlantic Ocean. All 329 occupants killed.
Causes:
Aircraft destroyed in flight following the detonation of an explosive device.