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Last updated: 23 October 2017
Datum:Dienstag 15 August 1989
Flugzeugtyp:Silhouette image of generic AN24 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Antonow 24RV
Fluggesellschaft:China Eastern Airlines
Kennzeichen: B-3417
Werknummer: 37309006
Baujahr: 1973
Triebwerk: 2 Ivchenko AI-24VT
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 6 / Insassen: 6
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: 28 / Insassen: 34
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 34 / Insassen: 40
Sachschaden: Zerstört
Konsequenzen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Unfallort:nahe Shanghai-Hongqiao Airport (SHA) (   Volksrepublik China)
Flugphase: Start (TOF)
Betriebsart:Inländischer planmäßiger Passagierflug
Flug von:Shanghai-Hongqiao Airport (SHA/ZSSS), Volksrepublik China
Flug nach:Nanchang Airport (KHN/ZSCN), Volksrepublik China
The Antonov's right hand engine suddenly lost power on takeoff. The airplane crashed into a river, 240 m from the runway.

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Distance from Shanghai-Hongqiao Airport to Nanchang Airport as the crow flies is 580 km (363 miles).

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