NTSB Reports on L-1011 Miami Crash
An Eastern Air Lines Lockheed L-1011 crashed at 2342 EST, Dec. 29, 1972, approximately 18 mi. west-northwest of Miami International Airport, Miami, Fla. The aircraft was destroyed. There were 163 passengers and a crew of 13 aboard the aircraft; 94 passengers and 5 crewmembers received fatal injuries.