Narrative:Engine failure forced the crew to make an emergency landing on a field. The aircraft struck a ditch and caught fire.
|Date:||Wednesday 2 November 1988|
|Operator:||LOT Polskie Linie Lotnicze|
|C/n / msn:|| 67302209|
|First flight:|| 1966|
|Engines:|| 2 Ivchenko AI-24|
|Crew:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 4|
|Passengers:||Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 25|
|Total:||Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 29 |
|Airplane damage:|| Damaged beyond repair|
|Location:||near Rzeszˇw ( Poland)
|Phase:|| Approach (APR)|
|Nature:||Domestic Scheduled Passenger|
|Departure airport:||Warszawa-Okecie Airport (WAW/EPWA), Poland|
|Destination airport:||Rzeszˇw Airport (RZE/EPRZ), Poland|
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 Warszawa-Okecie Airport to Rzeszˇw Airport as the crow flies is 238 km (149 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.