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Accident description
Last updated: 20 October 2017
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Date:Thursday 25 June 1964
Type:Silhouette image of generic F27 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Fokker F-27 Friendship 200
Operator:Pakistan International Airlines - PIA
Registration: AP-ALO
C/n / msn: 10165
First flight: 1961
Total airframe hrs:7016
Cycles:8325
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 4
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 22
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 26
Airplane damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:Dhaka-Tejgaon Airport (DAC) (   Bangladesh)
Phase: Landing (LDG)
Nature:Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:?
Destination airport:Dhaka-Tejgaon Airport (DAC/VGTJ), Bangladesh
Narrative:
The Fokker F-27 was approaching Dhaka when a line squall passed over the airport. After crossing the runway threshold, the plane encountered severe gusts and limited visibility. The aircraft stalled and landed very heavily, causing both wings to break off.

Sources:
» Willem Wendt


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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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