Narrative:A Philippine Air Lines BAC 1-11 passenger jet was substantially damaged when the airplane skidded off the runway at Manila International Airport (MNL). Flight PR124 arrived from Zamboanga Airport (ZAM) and was cleared to land on runway 06 in poor visibility and heavy rain. The 1-11 overran the runway and crossed a road, destroying some cars. Eight passengers on board several vehicles were killed.
|Date:||Friday 21 July 1989|
|Type:||BAC One-Eleven 516FP|
|Operator:||Philippine Air Lines|
|C/n / msn:|| 231|
|First flight:|| 1970|
|Engines:|| 2 Rolls Royce 512-14DW Spey|
|Crew:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 5|
|Passengers:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 93|
|Total:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 98 |
|Ground casualties:||Fatalities: 8|
|Airplane damage:|| Written off|
|Airplane fate:|| Written off (damaged beyond repair)|
|Location:||Manila International Airport (MNL) (Philippines)
|Phase:|| Landing (LDG)|
|Nature:||Domestic Scheduled Passenger|
|Departure airport:||Zamboanga Airport (ZAM/RPMZ), Philippines|
|Destination airport:||Manila International Airport (MNL/RPLL), Philippines|
» Manila Standard - Jul 22, 1989
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 Zamboanga Airport to Manila International Airport as the crow flies is 847 km (529 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.