Western Airlines Flight 2605
N903WA, the aircraft involved in accident, here at Los Angeles International Airport in 1977.
|Date||31 October 1979|
|Summary||Crashed into construction equipment during landing on a closed runway. |
|Aircraft name||Night Owl|
Western Airlines Flight 2605, nicknamed the "Night Owl", was an international scheduled passenger flight from
Flight 2605 remains the deadliest air accident in Mexico City. The event is the third-deadliest aviation accident to occur on Mexican soil, after the crashes of two Boeing 727s—the 1969 crash of
The aircraft involved was a wide-body