Loss of control Accident Antonov An-24V B-434, Friday 18 January 1985
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Date:Friday 18 January 1985
Type:Silhouette image of generic AN24 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Antonov An-24V
Registration: B-434
MSN: 27308110
Year of manufacture:1972
Engine model:Ivchenko AI-24A
Fatalities:Fatalities: 38 / Occupants: 41
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Location:near Jinan Airport (TNA) -   China
Phase: Approach
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Nanjing Dajiaochang Airport (NKG/ZSNJ)
Destination airport:Jinan Airport (TNA/ZSTN)
The An-24 stalled and crashed while performing a missed approach in drizzle and fog.
One flight attendant and two passengers, who were thrown away from the fuselage when the aircraft crashed onto the ground and disintegrated, survived the post-impact fire and explosion.

CAAC Flight 5109 originated in Shanghai and was bound for Beijing with intermediate stops at Nanking and Jinan.


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  • 16th worst accident in 1985
  • 31st worst accident of this aircraft type
  • 18th worst accident of this aircraft type at the time

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