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Investigators examine the wreckage of Pan Am Flight 103.


Pan Am Flight 103 (also known as the Lockerbie bombing) was a Pan Am transatlantic flight from London Heathrow Airport to John F. Kennedy International Airport in Queens, New York that was destroyed by a bomb on Wednesday, 21 December 1988, killing all 243 passengers and 16 crew members. Large sections of the plane crashed into Lockerbie, Scotland, killing an additional 11 people on the ground.


pan am flight 103 - In memory of Ssgt Dee Woods, her husband and two young kids and all those who passed that day. You are missed

Memorial at Dryfesdale Cemetery to victems of Pan Am Flight 103


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On December 21, 1988, Pan Am Flight 103 was involved in a fatal terrorist attack. While on its way from Frankfurt to Detroit, an explosion caused the flight to crash in Lockerbie, Scotland. All 259 people aboard the plane and another 11 on the ground were killed. Libyan leader, Muarmmar Gadaffi, apologized and paid compensation for the attack. It was later found that Gadaffi ordered the bombing.


Pan Am Flight 103 explodes over Lockerbie, Scotland - Dec 21, 1988 -


Movie Review: “Since: The Bombing Of Pan Am Flight 103” Is A Powerful Ode To The Victims Of Terrorism

270 die as flight Pan Am 103 explodes over Lockerbie, Scotland