GTD ID:
197803260003

When:
1978-03-26

Country:
Japan

Region:
East Asia

Province/administrative
region/u.s. state:

Chiba

City:
Narita

Attack Information
Type of Attack (more) Facility/Infrastructure Attack
Successful Attack? (more) Yes
Target Information (more)
Target Type: Airports and Aircraft
Name of Entity New Tokyo International Airport
Specific Description Control Tower
Nationality of Target Japan
Additional Information
Hostages No
Ransom No
Property Damage Yes
Extent of Property Damage Minor (likely < $1 million)
Value of Property Damage $15,000.00
Weapon Information
Type Sub-type
Incendiary Gasoline or Alcohol
Melee Blunt Object
Melee Blunt Object
Melee Blunt Object
Weapon Details
Gasoline bomb; Rocks; Hammers; Steel pipes
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
Airport Protesters Unknown
Perpetrator Statistics
Number of Perpetrators 20
Number of Captured Perpetrators Unknown
Casualty Information
Total Number of Casualties 50 Injured
Total Number of Fatalities Unknown
Number of U.S. Fatalities Unknown
Number of Perpetrator Fatalities Unknown
Total Number of Injured 50
Number of U.S. Injured Unknown
Number of Perpetrators Injured Unknown
Sources