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Last updated: 21 October 2019
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Date:Thursday 6 December 1990
Type:unknown
Operator:CAAC
Registration: registration unknown
C/n / msn:
First flight:
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Aircraft damage: None
Location:Guangzhou-Baiyun Airport (CAN) (   China)
Phase: Taxi (TXI)
Nature:Domestic Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Guangzhou-Baiyun Airport (CAN/ZGGG), China
Destination airport:Qingdao Airport (TAO/ZSQD), China
Narrative:
An attempted hijacking reportedly occurred aboard a Chinese airliner as it was taxiing for takeoff from Guangzhou's Baiyun Airport to Qingdao. The hijacker was subdued by the aircraft's crew.

Classification:
Hijack
Hijacker(s) overpowered by occupants

Sources:
» Criminal Acts Against Civil Aviation 1991 / U.S. Department of Transport, FAA, Office of Civil Aviation Security


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Distance from Guangzhou-Baiyun Airport to Qingdao Airport as the crow flies is 1598 km (998 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.
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