TAP Air Portugal plane crashes
The following events are those involving at least one passenger death where the aircraft flight had a direct or indirect role. Excluded would be events where the only passengers killed were stowaways, hijackers, or saboteurs. This list only includes events since 1970.
- 19 November 1977; TAP Air Portugal 727-200; CS-TBR; flight TP425; Funchal, Portugal:
The aircraft touched down long on a wet runway, overran the runway, broke up, and caught fire.
Six of the eight crew members and 125 of the 156 passengers were killed.
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