Accident description
Last updated: 23 April 2014
Status:Preliminary
Date:Monday 12 March 2007
Time:06:30
Type:Silhouette image of generic A310 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A310-325
Operator:Biman Bangladesh Airlines
Registration: S2-ADE
C/n / msn: 698
First flight: 1996
Engines: 2 Pratt & Whitney PW4158A
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 236
Airplane damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:Dubai Airport (DXB) (   United Arab Emirates) show on map
Phase: Takeoff (TOF)
Nature:International Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Dubai Airport (DXB/OMDB), United Arab Emirates
Destination airport:Dhaka-Zia International Airport (DAC/VGZR), Bangladesh
Flightnumber: 006
Narrative:
Biman flight BG006 aborted the takeoff at Dubai (DXB). The airplane came to rest at the end of runway 12L with the a collapsed nose gear. Runway 12L is a 13124 x 197 feet asphalt runway.
The airplane was stored at Dubai Airport after the accident and broken up in August 2008.


Sources:
» Department of Civil Aviation
» Gulf News


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Distance from Dubai Airport to Dhaka-Zia International Airport as the crow flies is 3515 km (2197 miles).

This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Networkĺs 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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