Video encyclopedia

21/12/1988 Lockerbie bombing


A look back at Lockerbie plane bombing


Lockerbie Bombing: Fresh Review Launched


New Suspects Identified in Lockerbie Bombing


Lockerbie bombing: 12 key dates in the investigation

Pan Am Flight 103 was a regularly scheduled Pan Am transatlantic flight from Frankfurt to Detroit via London and New York. The aircraft operating the transatlantic leg of the route was destroyed by a bomb, killing all 243 passengers and 16 crew – a disaster known as the Lockerbie bombing. Large sections of the aircraft crashed onto residential areas of Lockerbie, Scotland, killing 11 people on the ground.