Narrative:The aircraft was damaged by a ground vehicle at Ningbo Airport and subsequently taken out of service, stored engineless at Ningbo for over a year. The airplane was last seen at the Civil Aviation University of China in Tianjin for educational purposes.
|Date:||Wednesday 12 March 2003|
|C/n / msn:|| 23447/1167|
|First flight:|| 1985-10-19 (17 years 5 months)|
|Engines:|| 2 Pratt & Whitney JT8D-17A|
|Crew:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: |
|Passengers:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: |
|Total:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: |
|Airplane damage:|| Written off|
|Airplane fate:|| Written off (damaged beyond repair)|
|Location:||Ningbo Airport (NGB) (China)
|Phase:|| Standing (STD)|
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.