Deadliest plane crashes in history

Published On: Jul 08 2013 10:35:27 AM CDT   Updated On: Mar 24 2015 09:59:50 AM CDT

Authorities say a commercial airline with 150 people on board crashed in the French Alps on Tuesday. Take a look at the deadliest plane crashes in history.

Plane Crashes - China Airlines in Taiwan
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February 16, 1998 -- Flying through rain and fog, China Airlines Flight 676 makes a request for another landing approach at Taipei International Airport in Taiwan. In the process of turning around, the aircraft crashes into a neighborhood, killing all 196 on board and another seven on the ground. Pictured is a China Airlines Airbus A300-600 similar to the one used on Flight 676.

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