This 1977 Plane Crash Occurred Right on the Runway
Tenerife Airport Disaster(1977)
UPITN 30 3 77 WRECKAGE OF KLM / PAN AM JUMBO JETS CRASH
Tenerif Disaster - Collision Scene
SYND 28 3 77 AFTERMATH OF THE PLANE CRASH ON THE ISLAND OF TENERIFE
On March 27, 1977, two Boeing 747 passenger jets, KLM Flight 4805 and Pan Am Flight 1736, collided on the runway at Los Rodeos Airport, on the Spanish island of Tenerife, Canary Islands, killing 583 people, making it the deadliest accident in aviation history.