Accident
Last updated: 23 November 2014
Status:
Datum:Donnerstag 19 März 1998
Zeit:ca 13:00
Flugzeugtyp:Silhouette image of generic B722 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 727-228
Fluggesellschaft:Ariana Afghan Airlines
Kennzeichen: YA-FAZ
Werknummer: 22288/1712
Baujahr: 1981-01-22 (17 years 2 months)
Triebwerk: 3 Pratt & Whitney JT8D-15
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 10 / Insassen: 10
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: 35 / Insassen: 35
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 45 / Insassen: 45
Sachschaden: Zerstört
Konsequenzen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Unfallort:15 km (9.4 Meilen) S of Kabul Airport (KBL) (   Afghanistan) show on map
Flugphase: Während des Fluges (ENR)
Betriebsart:Inländischer außerplanmäßiger Passagierflug
Flug von:Kandahar Airport (KDH/OAKN), Afghanistan
Flug nach:Kabul Airport (KBL/OAKB), Afghanistan
Unfallbericht:
The Boeing 727 passenger jet operated on a flight from Sharjah to Kabul via Kandahar. The plane was descending for Kabul when it struck Shakh-e Barantay Mountain 300 feet below the summit. The weather was poor with rain and snow.
Shakh-e Barantay is a 8,696 ft (2,651 m) high mountain peak. Kabul airfield elevation is about 5,877 ft (1,791 m).


Informationsquelle:
» Flight International 13-19.01.1999
» Tommy Maurer


Fotos

photo of Boeing 727-228 YA-FAZ
Add your photo of this accident or aircraft
 

Map
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 Kandahar Airport to Kabul Airport as the crow flies is 460 km (287 miles).

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.
languages: English Français Nederlands Deutsch Espanol

Share
Share

Boeing 727

  • 80th loss
  • 1832 built
  • 30th worst accident (Zu diesem Zeitpunkt)
  • 35th worst accident (Momentan)
safety profile

 Afghanistan
  • 5th worst accident (Zu diesem Zeitpunkt)
  • 6th worst accident (Momentan)
»safety profile