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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 73850
Last updated: 24 April 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic MD90 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
McDonnell Douglas MD-90
Owner/operator:Saudi Airlines
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 150
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Location:Tabuk -   Saudi Arabia
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:TUU
Destination airport:JED
After an extraordinarily steep take-off, passengers heard a loud sputtering of the engines. The plane then tipped steeply to the right, then swung back and tipped steeply to the left, before an emergency landing was made.


My husband was on the flight.

Revision history:

07-Apr-2010 11:04 Sasoon Added
08-Apr-2010 21:02 VAR Updated [Aircraft type]
09-Apr-2010 01:42 Anon. Updated [Narrative]

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