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.

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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.

August 12,1985: JAPAN AIRLINES FLIGHT 123 CRASHES  -   The world's worst single-aircraft disaster occurs as a crippled Japan Airlines Boeing 747 on a domestic flight crashes into a mountain, killing 520 people. (Four people survived.)

August 12,1985: JAPAN AIRLINES FLIGHT 123 CRASHES - The world's worst single-aircraft disaster occurs as a crippled Japan Airlines Boeing 747 on a domestic flight crashes into a mountain, killing 520 people. (Four people survived.)

Japan Airlines Flight 123   In 1985, a plane traveling from Tokyo to Osaka suffered a sudden explosive decompression due to a faulty repair. The Boeing 747 crashed, killing the 15 crew and all but four of the 509 passengers on board.

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

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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.

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).

Boeing 747-146SR JA8119, Japan Airlines Flight 123

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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.

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.

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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flygcforum.com - On Monday, August 12, 1985, the Boeing 747-146SR that made this route, registered JA8119, suffered mechanical failures 12 minutes into the flight and 32 minutes later crashed into two ridges of Mount Takamagahara in Ueno, Gunma Prefecture, 100 kilometers (62 mi) from Tokyo.

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

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Sakamoto, was one of 520 passengers and crew members killed in the crash on Aug. the deadliest single-aircraft accident in history. There were only four survivors.

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