Columbia Airlines is a fictional airline in the movie Airport 1975. It is fully based on American airlines. Columbia airlines flight 409 was its only known accident, a Columbia 747 collides with a light prop aircraft killing the copilot and first officer. while a chief pilot instruct a stewardess how to fly it, they have to get a qualified pilot on board to land it, by a mid-air boarding. In the end the plane safely lands. In real life that crash would have destroyed that plane.
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