On 4 October 1992, El Al Flight 1862, a Boeing 747 cargo aircraft of the state-owned Israeli airline El Al, crashed into the Groeneveen and Klein-Kruitberg flats in the Bijlmermeer neighbourhood of Amsterdam, the Netherlands.From the location in the Bijlmermeer, the crash is known in Dutch as the Bijlmerramp (Bijlmer disaster). Aerolineas Argentinas plane crashes 4 October 1992; El AL 747-200; Amsterdam, Netherlands: Shortly after departing Amsterdam on a flight to Tel Aviv, the number three engine and pylon separated from the wing and collided with the number engine. On 4 October 1992, El Al Flight 1862, a Boeing 747 cargo plane of the Israeli airline El Al, crashed into the Groeneveen and Klein-Kruitberg flats in the Bijlmermeer (colloquially "Bijlmer") neighbourhood (part of Amsterdam Zuidoost) of Amsterdam, Netherlands. AMSTERDAM, Netherlands (AP) _ The crash of a Boeing 747-200 cargo plane in Amsterdam this month was probably caused by a failure in the connection between the engine and the wing, according to the FAA. I watched the "Seconds from disaster" episode last night on the El Al 747 freighter that crashed in 1992 (I didn't realize it was that long ago) into an apartment building in Amsterdam, and it brought up a number of questions in my mind. Since then, scores of people living in the area have complained of … An Israeli Boeing 747 cargo plane has crashed in the outskirts of Amsterdam in the Netherlands, setting two blocks of flats on fire and killing dozens of people. AMSTERDAM -- The Dutch Parliament is just this month holding public hearings to determine vital facts about an October, 1992 airplane accident. This collision … The El Al jumbo jet came down shortly after take-off, at 1830 local time, spilling burning fuel over a wide area in … The aircraft involved was a 19-year-old Boeing 747-200F freighter registered HL7451. First flown on 4 April 1980, the aircraft had completed 15,451 flights with a total flight time of 83,011 hours before its fatal flight. The aircraft. A Pan Am Boeing 747-121, similar to the aircraft involved in the accident. Dutch police said 100 to 200 people were feared dead after the Boeing 747-200F, a cargo aircraft, crashed into two nine-storey buildings in a heavily populated south-eastern suburb of Amsterdam. 747-200 Crash Amsterdam Flying for fun ...around the world... :) .-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-. The airplane crashed at 17:35.42 into an eleven-floor apartment building in the Bijlmermeer, a suburb of Amsterdam, approximately 13 km east of Schiphol Airport. Passenger jets may also be at risk. The El Al Boeing 747 crashed into an apartment building in Bijlmeer, a suburb of Amsterdam, killing 39 people on the ground and four aboard the plane. An El Al Boeing 747-200F crashed into an apartment complex in Amsterdam on Oct. 4, 1992, killing 43 people.