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Last updated: 24 October 2021
Date:xx OCT 2001
Type:Silhouette image of generic B721 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 727-113C
Operator:Ariana Afghan Airlines
Registration: YA-FAU
MSN: 20343/784
First flight: 1969-12-30 ()
Engines: 3 Pratt & Whitney JT8D-9
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:Kabul Airport (KBL) (   Afghanistan)
Phase: Standing (STD)
Departure airport:-
Destination airport:-
Destroyed during U.S.bombing raid.

Damaged on the ground

» Bill Harms


photo of Boeing-727-113C-YA-FAU
accident date: ??-10-2001
type: Boeing 727-113C
registration: YA-FAU
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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