Gulf Air Flight 072 was a regularly-scheduled flight from Cairo to Manama. On August 23, 2000, the Airbus A320 serving the flight crashed into the shallow waters of the Persian Gulf 5 kilometers from the airport.
Latitude: 26° 17' 12.00" N
Longitude: 50° 37' 59.99" E
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