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Dhaka-Shahjalal International Airport profile
Last updated: 5 November 2013
General data
Dhaka-Shahjalal International Airport
Country: Bangladesh
IATA code:DAC
ICAO code: VGHS
Elevation: 30 feet / 9 m
Opened: 1980
Notams: Notams for VGHS
Airport history:  
1941Dhaka-Kurmitola Air Base
1980Dhaka International Airport
1983Dhaka-Zia International Airport
2010Dhaka-Shahjalal International Airport

Aircraft accidents at or near Dhaka-Shahjalal International Airport (DAC)

8 occurrences in the ASN safety database

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30-APR-2012ATR-72-500 L16-2/52 Thai AF 0 Dhaka-Shahja... A1
25-MAR-2008Boeing 747-357 TF-ARS Air Atlanta Icelandic, op.for Saudi Arabian 0 Dhaka-Zia In... A1
11-JUL-2003Boeing 707-3J6C 5X-AMW Air Memphis 0 Dhaka-Zia In... A1
22-APR-2003Fokker F-28 Fellowship 4000 S2-ACV Biman Bangladesh 0 Dhaka-Zia In...   O2
05-AUG-1984Fokker F-27 Friendship 600 S2-ABJ Biman Bangladesh 49 near Dhaka-Zia In... A1
05-DEC-1971DHC-6 Twin Otter 300 AP-AWH PIA 0 Dhaka-Tejgao...   O1
02-DEC-1970Canadair CL-44J TF-LLG Cargolux 4+ 3 near Dhaka-Tejgao... A1
25-JUN-1964Fokker F-27 Friendship 200 AP-ALO PIA 0 Dhaka-Tejgao...   A1

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12-MAR-2018DHC-8-402Q Dash 8 S2-AGU US-Bangla Airlines 51 Kathmandu-Tr...   A1
20-JUL-2014ATR 72-212 S2-AFN United Airways 0 Cox's Bazar ... A1

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21-MAY-2018Airbus A330-243 TC-OCH Saudi Arabian, lsf Onur Air 0 Jeddah-King ... A2
30-APR-2012ATR-72-500 L16-2/52 Thai AF 0 Dhaka-Shahja... A1