On December 21, 1998, a bomb exploded in the cargo hold of Pan Am Flight 103 killing all 259 passengers and crew, as well as eleven residents of the town of Lockerbie where the wreckage of the Bowing 747 crashed 31,000 feet below.
Scharf, Michael P.
"Terrorism On Trial: The Lockerbie Criminal Proceedings,"
ILSA Journal of International & Comparative Law: Vol. 6
, Article 7.
Available at: http://nsuworks.nova.edu/ilsajournal/vol6/iss2/7