National Airlines Boeing 747 Crashes in Afghanistan

Posted April 29, 2013

On April 29, 2013, a National Airlines Boeing 747-428M(BCF), N949CA, operating as NCR102, crashed on takeoff from Bagram Air Base (OAI/OAIX) in Afghanistan. The impact destroyed the airframe, killing all seven crew members. Below, the aircraft is seen taxiing at John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK/KJFK) in better days.