UTA Flight 772 Niger

UTA Flight 772 was a scheduled flight operating from Brazzaville in the Republic of Congo to Paris CDG airport in France. On Tuesday, September 19th, 1989 the aircraft exploded over Niger in the Tenere region of the Sahara Desert. French investigators determined a suitcase bomb planted by Libyan terrorists to be the cause. All 170 people on board died.

UTA Flight 772
UTA Flight 772
UTA Flight 772

UTA Flight 772 Memorial

Location

Nguigmi, Diffa, Niger, Nguigmi, Diffa

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