ASN Aircraft accident Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd. HAL-748-219 Srs. 2 H-1032 Dubagunta
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Date:Tuesday 24 December 1996
Type:Silhouette image of generic A748 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd. HAL-748-219 Srs. 2
Operator:Indian Air Force - IAF
Registration: H-1032
MSN: 528
First flight: 1971
Crew:Fatalities: 4 / Occupants: 4
Passengers:Fatalities: 18 / Occupants: 18
Total:Fatalities: 22 / Occupants: 22
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:Dubagunta (   India)
Phase: En route (ENR)
Departure airport:Tambaram Air Base (VOTX), India
Destination airport:Hyderabad-Begumpet Airport (HYD/VOHY), India
Crashed after left engine separation, followed by wing separation.
The wing was found 2 km away from the main wreckage.

Engine separation
Wing failure
Loss of control

» The Hindu


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Distance from Tambaram Air Base to Hyderabad-Begumpet Airport as the crow flies is 533 km (333 miles).
Accident location: Approximate; accuracy within a few kilometers.

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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