ASN Aircraft accident Boeing 747-282B AP-AYW Islamabad International Airport (ISB)
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Status:Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Date:Tuesday 4 February 1986
Type:Silhouette image of generic B742 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 747-282B
Operator:Pakistan International Airlines - PIA
Registration: AP-AYW
MSN: 21035/256
First flight: 1975-02-27 (11 years)
Engines: 4 Pratt & Whitney JT9D-7
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 17
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 248
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 265
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Aircraft fate: Repaired
Location:Islamabad International Airport (ISB) (   Pakistan)
Phase: Landing (LDG)
Nature:Domestic Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Karachi International Airport (KHI/OPKC), Pakistan
Destination airport:Islamabad International Airport (ISB/OPRN), Pakistan
Belly landed after the crew forgot to lower the landing gear.

Gear-up landing
Runway mishap

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Distance from Karachi International Airport to Islamabad International Airport as the crow flies is 1119 km (700 miles).

This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Network’s opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.
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