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Tenerife airport disaster

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This 1977 Plane Crash Occurred Right on the Runway

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Survivor remembers deadliest aviation disaster in Tenerife

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KLM Pan Am Tenerife Accident (1977)

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The Crash Of The Century | New Flight Simulator 2018 [P3D 3.4 - Ultra Realism]

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Air Disasters - Crash of The Century (Tenerife Airport Disaster)

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.
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