#6. Air New Zealand Flight 901 In 1979
This Antarctic sightseeing flight has been deemed the worst most tragic and deadliest peacetime disaster resulting in the deaths of 237 passengers and 20 crew members on board.
#7. China Airways Flight 140 1994
This first most tragic airline disaster to ever in the history of China Airlines killed 249 passengers and 15 crew members of the 271 people on board.
#8. Nigeria Airways Flight 2120 In 1991
Going down in history as the biggest aviation disaster involving a Canadian-registered aircraft this devastating crash was the the result of an in-flight fire and was responsible for taking the lives of 247 passengers and 14 crew members.
#9. Turkish Airlines Flight 981 In 1974
A mishap with the cargo door on this flight was the main reason for this mishap that took the lives of 346 people aboard.