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Date:vendredi 12 novembre 1993
Type/Sous-type:Silhouette image of generic MD82 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
McDonnell Douglas DC-9-82 (MD-82)
Compagnie:China Northern Airlines
Immatriculation: B-2138
Numéro de série: 49522/1702
Année de Fabrication: 1990
Moteurs: 2 Pratt & Whitney JT8D-217A
Equipage:victimes: 0 / à bord: 9
Passagers:victimes: 0 / à bord: 73
Total:victimes: 0 / à bord: 82
Dégats de l'appareil: Aucun
Lieu de l'accident:Taipei (   Taïwan)
Phase de vol: En vol (ENR)
Nature:Transport de Passagers Nat.
Aéroport de départ:Changchun Airport (CGQ/ZYRD), Chine
Aéroport de destination:Fuzhou Yixu Airport (FOC/ZSFZ), Chine
Détails:
A China Northern Airlines McDonnell Douglas MD-82 aircraft with 73 passengers and nine crew members was hijacked to Taiwan during a domestic flight from Changchun to Fuzhou. The two Chinese male hijackers, ages 35 and 40, demanded to be flown to Taiwan. They were armed with scalpels and carried a blood pressure gauge which they claimed was a bomb. The aircraft subsequently landed safely in Taipei, where the hijackers surrendered peacefully to Taiwanese authorities and immediately requested political asylum. In a departure from the procedure used in previous hijackings of Chinese aircraft this year, Taiwanese authorities searched the airliner for spying devices and questioned each passenger and crew member individually before permitting the aircraft to return to the mainland.

Sources:
» Criminal Acts Against Civil Aviation 1993 / U.S. Department of Transport, FAA, Office of Civil Aviation Security


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La distance entre Changchun Airport et Fuzhou Yixu Airport est de 2067 km (1292 miles).

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