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Last updated: 6 December 2021
Datum:zondag 20 juli 2014
Type:Silhouette image of generic AT72 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
ATR 72-212
Luchtvaartmaatschappij:United Airways
Registratie: S2-AFN
Constructienummer: 379
Bouwjaar: 1993-11-08 (20 years 9 months)
Motoren: 2 Pratt & Whitney Canada PW127
Bemanning:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden: 5
Passagiers:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden: 43
Totaal:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden: 48
Schade: Groot
Gevolgen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Plaats:Cox's Bazar Airport (CXB) (   Bangladesh)
Fase: Landing (LDG)
Soort vlucht:Binnenlandse lijnvlucht
Vliegveld van vertrek:Dhaka-Shahjalal International Airport (DAC/VGHS), Bangladesh
Vliegveld van aankomst:Cox's Bazar Airport (CXB/VGCB), Bangladesh
A United Airways ATR-72-212, S2-AFN, was damaged in a landing accident at Cox's Bazar Airport (CXB), Bangladesh. The airplane had arrived from Dhaka as United Airways' flight 501. After landing the nose gear collapsed, causing severe damage to the forward fuselage of the airplane.
The airplane was removed from the runway after 22 hours.

» The Daily Star


photo of ATR-72-212-S2-AFN
accident date: 20-07-2014
type: ATR 72-212
registration: S2-AFN
photo of ATR-72-212-
accident date: 20-07-2014
type: ATR 72-212

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Deze kaart geeft het vliegveld van vetrek weer en de geplande bestemming van de vlucht. De lijn tussen de vliegvelden geeft niet de exacte vliegroute weer.
De afstand tussen Dhaka-Shahjalal International Airport en Cox's Bazar Airport bedraagt 309 km (193 miles).

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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