Date: October 8, 1979
Location: Athens, Greece
Aircraft: McDonnell Douglas DC-8-62
Airline: Swissair
Flight No: SR316
Fatalities: 156 : 14

The DC-8 overran the runway and crashed with the left wing and tail separating before the aircraft came to a rest. The crew touched down too far down the runway at a speed higher than normal after a non-stabilized final approach.