May, 1977

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197711MayAll DayAbqaiq Explosion 1977Saudi Aramco, Abqaiq, Buqayq, Saudi Arabia (SA) Origin: Marsh Industry:PipelinesCountry:Saudi ArabiaLanguage:EN

Summary

A 30-inch diameter crude oil pipeline failed and destroyed three spheroids, pumping units, and other equipment. Ignition was caused by motor vehicles.

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