153 Dead in Madrid Crash Share Published torsdag 21 augusti 2008 kl 11.14 One hundred fifty-three people died at Madrid airport Wednesday, as a Spanair jet crashed on take-off. Spanair is a subsidiary of the Scandinavian Airlines, which has sent a special team to Madrid. Kris Boswell has more: Hear more Listen here! 1:03 min 1:03 min Our journalism is based on credibility and impartiality. Swedish Radio is independent and not affiliated to any political, religious, financial, public or private interests. Find out more about how we work (in Swedish).