Narrative:The ramp door opened in flight. Some control was lost and a forced landing was carried out on a hill.
|Date:||Sunday 18 June 1989|
|Operator:||Ariana Afghan Airlines|
|C/n / msn:|| 14104|
|First flight:|| 1985|
|Crew:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 4|
|Passengers:||Fatalities: 6 / Occupants: 35|
|Total:||Fatalities: 6 / Occupants: 39 |
|Airplane damage:|| Damaged beyond repair|
|Location:||Zabol Airport (ACZ) ( Iran)
|Phase:|| Landing (LDG)|
|Nature:||Domestic Scheduled Passenger|
|Departure airport:||Kabul Airport (KBL/OAKB), Afghanistan|
|Destination airport:||Zaranj Airport (ZAJ/OAZJ), Afghanistan|
Some sources reported the aircraft had been hijacked.
» ICAO Adrep Summary 4/89 (#38)
» Soviet Transports (1994)
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 Kabul Airport to Zaranj Airport as the crow flies is 776 km (485 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.