In the reality of our life, accidents seem difficult to predict. Sometimes it happens in a situation where our mind does not think of unexpected happenings, but for sure we know how to be aware and to avoid dangerous ways that will affect our human lives. However, accidents just started to happen. And the cause of all this failure and accidents come by faults. In these articles, you will now see the greatest accident that marks our history, due to the faults of humanity and negligence of their offices. Here’s the top 10 biggest air crashes in the history of aeronautics.
10. Air New Zealand Flight 901 (1979)
Our first in the list as the top 10 listed in our numbering, the accident in the year 1979 of a plane named Air New Zealand Flight 901. This accident is the out crying of all people every accident that happens in the said year, in which the plane crashes in the region or mountains of Antarctica and the plane goes into pieces that results in scattering the dead bodies in the nearby mountains. In the coldest place on earth, no human will endure that kind of cold. The passengers were totaled of at least 237 and a crew of 20 persons, they all died while the plane crashed.
9. Nigeria Airways Flight 2120 (1991)
In the year 1991, an accident happened that made a mark of death of at least 261 people. The said fatalities are passengers of a plane named “Flight 2120 Nigeria Airways”. The accident occurs when the engines overheat during the time of flying and then it makes a fire while they make an emergency landing, but unfortunately, they’ve never had the safety, because the fire went wild. The operator of the said plane is the Nationair of Nigeria Airways.
8. China Airways Flight 140 (1994)
Another plane crash happened in the year 1994, involving the plane of china named “China Airways Flight 140”, that was being operated by the China Airlines. The said accident occurs due to a human error, when the pilot makes a wrong move. However, the accident went worse, with a fatalities of at least 264 people, luckily there were survivors of that crash; the number of them are at least 7 survivors and 7 injured.
7. American Airlines Flight 587 (2001)
In the year 2001, the month of November the 12th day an accident occurred. The American Flight 587 Airlines have crashed causing a number of people to die in the said accident, with the other number of crew and pilots deceased at that said moment. The cause of the crash is the tail structures failed to comply with the command of the pilot that makes the turbulence weakened. The operator of the said airlines is American Airlines.
6. American Airlines Flight 191 (1979)
Our next biggest crash in the airways is the American Airlines Flight 191. It is being known as the deadliest and most tragic accident in the year 1979, where there are no survivors left and has a casualties in terms of fatalities of more than 258 and above. The aircraft type is categorized as the McDonnell Douglas DC-10-10. The alleged cause of the crash is due to the negligence of the maintenance crew of ensuring the safeties’ of the engines to fly and parts of the plane. The destination of the plane before it crashes is going to Los Angeles International Airport.
5. Saudi Arabian Flight 163 (1980)
Our top 5 of the list of the biggest crashes in the field of aeronautics is the Flight 163 of the Saudi Arabian Airways. The accident site was in the place of Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, and had fatalities of more than 301 people including the pilots and the crew. The cause of the said crash is due to pilot error, where one of the cargo sections flamed that caused much damage in the plane. The origin flight destination of the plane is going to Quaid-e-Azam Int’l Airport.
4. Turkish Airlines Flight 981 (1974)
The cause of the crash of our next biggest crash in the history of aeronautics’, is due to the failure of the door of the plane that creates an explosion and crashes all the control systems of the plane. The fatalities of the said accident are at least 346 people, including the crew. There were no survivors of that plane. It all happened in the year of 1974, the month of March the 3rd day.
3. Charkhi Dadri Mid-Air Collision (1996)
Our third of the list is the collision of the two planes in the air. It just so happened when the Flight 763 of Saudi Arabian Airlines and the Flight 1907 of the Kazakhstan Airlines collided both and caused many causes of deaths of all the passengers in the said both flights. The fault of the said tragic event is from the pilot of the Saudi Arabian Airlines, where he mistakenly tracked the way of the other plane that made a big bang to both of them. There were no survivors left, aside from the debris falling from the skies.
2. Japan Airlines Flight 123 (1985)
Our 2nd of the biggest crashes in an airway field is the accident that occurred in the year 1985 that involves the plane name “Japan Airlines Flight 123”. With its fatalities of at least 520 individuals, survivors of 4 people and a cause of crashes is due to the negligence and error of the crew; surely this one is the biggest and most fatal incident that happens in Japan in the field of aeronautics’. The operator of the said plane is the Japan Airlines, the site of the accident occurs in the place of Mount Osutaka-no-one.
1. Tenerife Airport Disaster (1977)
Now here’s our top 1’s biggest crashers in the aviation fields. The said incident occurs in the year 1977 of March, the site of the accident is in the Airport of Los Rodeos in the country of Spain. The said accident has resulted in a tragedy to the lives of the passengers, where at least 583 died on the one of the plane and a survivors has an injury of at least a number of 61 people. On the other plane casualties, there were at least 248 and no survivors listed. The cause of the said accident was to be blamed by the pilot, in which the pilot lacked communication to the tower and besides of that, the negligence of the staff of the airport that has the runway unstable to accept planes at that time. The category name of the two planes that collided in the said airport is the Flight Boeing 747-121 Plane type.