Crash cover retrieved from the 1974 Nairobi Aircraft disaster.
Nairobi Crash cover. Lufthansa Flight 540 operated with a Boeing 747-130, carrying 157 people (140 passengers and 17 crew members) crashed during the final segment of its Frankfurt–Nairobi–Johannesburg route on 20 November 1974. It crashed and caught fire shortly past the runway after taking off from Jomo Kenyatta International Airport in Nairobi. This was the first fatal accident of a Boeing 747. 55 passengers and 4 crew members were killed. WBSC015