1977 in aviation
This is a list of aviation-related events from 1977:
Southern Frontier Airlines
Southern Frontier Airlines was an airline based in Canada which was acquired by Time Air.
Air Tanzania
Air Tanzania Company Limited (ATCL) (Swahili: Kampuni ya Ndege Tanzania) is the flag carrier airline of Tanzania based in Dar es Salaam with its hub at Julius Nyerere International Airport. It was...
Air Tanzania - Wikipedia
Malaysia Airlines Flight 653
Malaysian Airline System Flight 653 (MH653) was a scheduled domestic flight from Penang to Kuala Lumpur in Malaysia, operated by Malaysian Airline System (MAS). On the evening of 4 December 1977, the ...
Malaysia Airlines Flight 653 - Wikipedia
SA de Transport Aérien Flight 730
SA de Transport Aérien Flight 730 was a Sud Aviation SE-210 Caravelle 10R aircraft registered HB-ICK, that crashed on approach to Funchal Airport, Madeira on December 18, 1977.The flight crew consiste...
SA de Transport Aérien Flight 730 - Wikipedia
East African Airways
East African Airways Corporation, more commonly known as East African Airways, was an airline jointly run by Kenya, Tanzania, and Uganda. It was set up on 1 January 1946, starting operations the same ...
East African Airways - Wikipedia
Tenerife airport disaster
The Tenerife airport disaster was a fatal runway collision between two Boeing 747s on Sunday, March 27, 1977 at Los Rodeos Airport (now Tenerife North Airport) on the Spanish island of Tenerife, one o...
Tenerife airport disaster - Wikipedia
Aklak Air
Aklak Air is an airline based in Inuvik in Northwest Territories in Canada. It operates year-round and seasonal scheduled services, as well as charter flights throughout the western Arctic. Its main b...
Aklak Air - Wikipedia
PrivatAir
PrivatAir is a private airline business, headquartered at Geneva International Airport in Meyrin, Switzerland and has 333 employees. Its clients include royalty, celebrities and captains of industry, ...
PrivatAir - Wikipedia
Empire Airlines
Empire Airlines is a passenger and cargo airline based in Hayden, Idaho, near Coeur d'Alene. It operates over 120 scheduled cargo flights a day in 18 US states and Canada. Recently Empire also started...
Empire Airlines - Wikipedia
Líneas Aéreas Privadas Argentinas
Líneas Aéreas Privadas Argentinas (English: Private Argentine Air Lines), more commonly known by the acronym LAPA, was an airline based in Buenos Aires, Argentina. At its heyday, the carrier opera...
Líneas Aéreas Privadas Argentinas - Wikipedia
Transportes Aéreos Bolivianos
Transportes Aéreos Bolivianos (abrreviated TAB, also known as TAB Airlines or TAB Cargo) is an airline, which operates civil cargo flights between Bolivia and the United States.
TAB was set up in ...
Air North
Air North Charter and Training Ltd., operating as Air North, Yukon's Airline is a Canadian airline based in Whitehorse, Yukon. It operates scheduled passenger, charter, cargo and ground handling servi...
Air North - Wikipedia
1977 Israeli Air Force Sikorsky CH-53 Sea Stallion crash
On May 10, 1977, an Israeli Air Force Sikorsky CH-53 Yas'ur helicopter crashed during an exercise in the Jordan Valley, killing all 54 on board (including the 10-member flight crew). The disaster beca...
1977 Israeli Air Force Sikorsky CH-53 Sea Stallion crash - Wikipedia
Bavaria Germanair
Bavaria Germanair was an airline that came to be with the merger of Bavaria Fluggesellschaft and Germanair in 1977 but it only lasted a few months before it was merged into Hapag-Lloyd.
Bavaria Germanair - Wikipedia
Flandre Air
Flandre Air (IATA: IX, ICAO: FRS) was a French regional airline headquartered at Lille Airport and in Lesquin, France, near Lille.The airline began as a charter airline in 1977. It began scheduled ser...
Flandre Air - Wikipedia
United Airlines Flight 2860
United Airlines Flight 2860 was a scheduled cargo flight from San Francisco, California to Chicago, Illinois, with an intermediate stop in Salt Lake City, Utah. On December 17, 1977, operated by one ...
German Cargo
German Cargo Services GmbH, operating as German Cargo, was an airline from (West-)Germany that operated cargo flights on behalf of Lufthansa, of which it was a wholly owned subsidiary.
Due to the ...
German Cargo - Wikipedia
1977 Dan-Air Boeing 707 crash
The 1977 Dan-Air/IAS Cargo Boeing 707 crash was a fatal accident involving a Boeing 707-321C cargo aircraft operated by Dan Air Services Limited on behalf of International Aviation Services Limited (t...
1977 Dan-Air Boeing 707 crash - Wikipedia
Lufthansa Flight 181
Lufthansa Flight 181 was a Boeing 737–230 Adv aircraft named Landshut, hijacked on 13 October 1977 by 4 militants who called themselves Commando Martyr Halime. On 18 October, the aircraft was stormed ...
Lufthansa Flight 181 - Wikipedia
Great Lakes Airlines
Great Lakes Airlines (OTCQB: GLUX, OTCQB: GLUX), is an American regional airline operating domestic scheduled and charter services. Corporate headquarters are located in Cheyenne, Wyoming, w...
Great Lakes Airlines - Wikipedia
TAP Portugal Flight 425
TAP Flight 425 was a regular flight from Brussels, Belgium, to Madeira Airport (informally known as Funchal Airport), Portugal, with an intermediate scheduled stop in Lisbon, Portugal. On November 19,...
TAP Portugal Flight 425 - Wikipedia
Qatar Amiri Flight
Qatar Amiri Flight is a VIP airline owned and operated by the government of Qatar. It operates worldwide charters on demand and caters exclusively to the royal family of Qatar and other VIP government...
Qatar Amiri Flight - Wikipedia
Alkan Air
Alkan Air Ltd. is an airline based in Whitehorse, Yukon, Canada. It operates seven-day-a-week charter and air ambulance ('medevac') services that cover northern and western Canada and Alaska.
Alka...
Alkan Air - Wikipedia
Japan Airlines Flight 472
Japan Airlines Flight 472(ダッカ日航機ハイジャック事件) was an aircraft hijacking carried out by the Japanese Red Army (JRA) on 28 September 1977.
The Douglas DC-8, en route from Paris to Haneda Airport in Toky...
Japan Airlines Flight 472 - Wikipedia