GTD ID:
197605210003

When:
1976-05-21

Country:
Philippines

Region:
Southeast Asia

Province/administrative
region/u.s. state:

Davao del Sur

City:
Davao City

Attack Information
Type of Attack (more) Hijacking
Successful Attack? (more) Yes
Target Information (more)
Target Type: Airports and Aircraft
Name of Entity Philippine Airlines
Specific Description BAC-111
Nationality of Target Philippines
Additional Information
Hostages Yes
Number of Hostages 87
US Hostages 0
Outcome Unknown
Ransom Yes
Total Ransom Amount Demanded 375000.00
Ransom Amount Demanded from US Sources Unknown
Total Ransom Amount Paid Unknown
Total Ransom Amount Paid by US Sources Unknown
Ransom Notes Unknown
Property Damage No
Weapon Information
Type Sub-type
Firearms Unknown Gun Type
Explosives/Bombs/Dynamite Grenade
Weapon Details
Firearm; Grenades
Additional Information
Suicide Attack?No
Part of Multiple Incident?No
Criterion 1 (more) Yes
Criterion 2 (more) Yes
Criterion 3 (more) Yes
Perpetrator Group Information
Group Name Claimed Responsibility
Muslim Rebels Unknown
Perpetrator Statistics
Number of Perpetrators 6
Number of Captured Perpetrators Unknown
Casualty Information
Total Number of Casualties 13 Fatalities / 25 Injured
Total Number of Fatalities 13
Number of U.S. Fatalities Unknown
Number of Perpetrator Fatalities 3
Total Number of Injured 25
Number of U.S. Injured Unknown
Number of Perpetrators Injured 3
Sources