Last updated: 21 December 2014
Datum:vrijdag 20 april 2012
Tijd:ca 18:40
Type:Silhouette image of generic B732 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 737-236
Luchtvaartmaatschappij:Bhoja Airlines
Registratie: AP-BKC
Constructienummer: 23167/1074
Bouwjaar: 1984-12-13 (27 years 5 months)
Motoren: 2 Pratt & Whitney JT8D-15A
Bemanning:slachtoffers: 6 / inzittenden: 6
Passagiers:slachtoffers: 121 / inzittenden: 121
Totaal:slachtoffers: 127 / inzittenden: 127
Schade: Vernield
Gevolgen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Plaats:ca 2,5 km SW of Islamabad-Benazir Bhutto International Airport (ISB) (   Pakistan) show on map
Fase: Nadering (APR)
Soort vlucht:Binnenlandse lijnvlucht
Vliegveld van vertrek:Karachi-Jinnah International Airport (KHI/OPKC), Pakistan
Vliegveld van aankomst:Islamabad-Benazir Bhutto International Airport (ISB/OPRN), Pakistan
Vluchtnummer: 213
A Boeing 737-236 passenger plane was destroyed in an accident near Islamabad, Pakistan. All 121 passengers and six crew members were killed.
Bhoja Airlines flight B4-213 departed Karachi (KHI) on a domestic flight to Islamabad (ISB). This was Bhoja Airlines' inaugural flight on that route.
The airplane crashed, broke up and burned in a rural area close to the Islamabad Express Highway while on final approach to runway 30.

Weather reported about the time of the accident (18:40 LT/13:40 UTC) was poor with limited visibility, thunderstorm and rain:
OPRN 201400Z 23020KT 3000 TSRA FEW025CB SCT030 BKN100 20/16 Q1011.0/29.85
OPRN 201300Z 23020KT 4000 TS FEW025CB SCT030 BKN100 25/15 Q1009.3/29.80



photo of Boeing 737-236 ZS-OLB
ZS-OLB was sold to Bhoja Airlines as AP-BKC in 2012
photo of Boeing 737-236 G-BKYI
G-BKYI moved to South Africa as ZS-OLB and was then sold to Bhoja Airlines as AP-BKC in 2012
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Aircraft history
date registration operator remarks
13 DEC 1984 G-BKYI Boeing first flight
07 JAN 1985 G-BKYI British Airways delivered
06 JUN 1999 ZS-OLB Comair delivered
JAN 2011 ZS-OLB Comair withdrawn from use and stored at Johannesburg (JNB)
FEB 2012 AP-BKC Bhoja Airlines bought

Deze kaart geeft het vliegveld van vetrek weer en de geplande bestemming van de vlucht. De lijn tussen de vliegvelden geeft niet de exacte vliegroute weer.
De afstand tussen Karachi-Jinnah International Airport en Islamabad-Benazir Bhutto International Airport bedraagt 1119 km (700 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.
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