Narrative:A passengers cigarette caused a fire aboard the CAAC airliner. The aircraft was evacuated on the runway.
|Date:||24 DEC 1982|
|C/n / msn:|| 189001401|
|First flight:|| 1959|
|Crew:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 11|
|Passengers:||Fatalities: 25 / Occupants: 58|
|Total:||Fatalities: 25 / Occupants: 69 |
|Airplane damage:|| Written off|
|Airplane fate:|| Written off (damaged beyond repair)|
|Location:||Guangzhou-Baiyun Airport (CAN) (China)
|Phase:|| Landing (LDG)|
|Nature:||Domestic Scheduled Passenger|
|Departure airport:||Changsha-Huanghua Airport (CSX/ZGHA), China|
|Destination airport:||Guangzhou-Baiyun Airport (CAN/ZGGG), China|
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This map shows the airport of departure and the intended destination of the flight. The line between the airports does not
display the exact flight path.
Distance from Changsha-Huanghua Airport to Guangzhou-Baiyun Airport as the crow flies is 553 km (346 miles).
This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Networkĺs opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.