This picture recovered from the crash site of Japan Airlines Flight 123, shows the cabin before tragedy struck. A total of 509 people were killed. There were 4 survivors. There was an explosive decompression on board caused by a faulty repair performed seven years earlier. The plane crashed 32 minutes later.

Plane falling out of the sky - final photo taken. This photo taken just 32 minutes before Japan Airlines Flight 523 crashed, killing 509 people, with only 4 survivors.

1985 ♦ August 12 – Japan Airlines Flight 123, a Boeing 747, crashes into Mount Osutaka after catastrophic failure of the pressure hull severs all hydraulic lines and renders the aircraft uncontrollable, killing 520 of 524 people on board. To date, it is the worst single-aircraft disaster in history.

1985 ♦ August 12 – Japan Airlines Flight 123, a Boeing 747, crashes into Mount Osutaka after catastrophic failure of the pressure hull severs all hydraulic lines and renders the aircraft uncontrollable, killing 520 of 524 people on board. To date, it is the worst single-aircraft disaster in history.

Cenotaph of the japan air flight 123 at osutaka Ridge - Japan Airlines Flight 123 - Wikipedia

Cenotaph of the japan air flight 123 at osutaka Ridge - Japan Airlines Flight 123 - Wikipedia

Japan Airlines Flight 123 make their children an outcast.

Japan Airlines Flight 123: The crash that made outcasts of my children

On the anniversary of the worst crash in aviation history, Elizabeth Grice talks to the lover of one of its victims, who is battling to have their children recognised in Japanese law as his daughters.

flygcforum.com ✈ JAPAN AIRLINES FLIGHT 123 ✈ Explosive Decompression ✈ It is the deadliest single-aircraft accident in history, the deadliest aviation accident to occur on Japanese soil, and the second-deadliest 747 air disaster and deadliest accident behind the 1977 Tenerife airport disaster. A proper repair job would have avoided this accident!

flygcforum.com ✈ JAPAN AIRLINES JAL123 ✈ Deadliest single-aircraft accident ✈

It is the deadliest single-aircraft accident in history, the deadliest aviation accident to occur on Japanese soil, and the second-deadliest 747 air disaster and deadliest accident behind the 1977 Tenerife airport disaster.

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Japan Airlines Flight 123 - Out of Control

Japan Airlines Flight 123 was a Japan Airlines domestic flight from Tokyo International Airport (Haneda) to Osaka International Airport (Itami).

JA8119 at Itami Airport 1984 - the aircraft in involved in the JAL123 accident in August 1985

TIL the initial survivors of the Flight 123 crash died from delay in the rescue due to nearby American forces being told to stand down and the rescue party waiting until the next morning to begin the search

This photograph was recovered from the site where this plane crashed, killing all 509 people onboard.

Picture recovered from the crash site of Japan Airlines Flight which shows the cabin before tragedy struck. All 509 people aboard were killed.

Structural failures: Japan Airlines Flight 123 (1985). Improper repair on rear pressure bulkhead. Deaths 520.

- August Explosive decompression has blown the tail section off. The crew fought with the stricken 747 for 32 minutes before it crashed, killing 505 of 509 occupants.

Plane Crashes That Changed Aviation: Japan Airlines Flight 123. Deaths 520. Old Aircraft repairs monitored more closely.

Plane Crashes That Changed Aviation: Japan Airlines Flight Deaths Old Aircraft repairs monitored more closely.

One of the deadliest plane crashes involving a single plane occurred the afternoon of August 12, 1985, when Japan Airlines Flight 123, a Boeing 747-SR, crashed near Mt. Osutaka, 62 miles southwest of Tokyo. The crash claimed the lives of 520 people, including singer Kyu Sakamoto (l), the only Japanese artist to reach No. 1 in the U.S. with 'Sukiyaki' in 1963. Miraculously, four people survived the crash.

Aug 12 1985 Japanese Boeing crashes, 520 die (worst in-flight toll)

Children release lanterns in the river to offer prayers for the victims of Japan Airlines flight 123.  Photograph: Jiji Press/AFP/Getty Images

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