Incident Airship , Friday 4 January 1991
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Date:Friday 4 January 1991
Owner/operator:Hangzhou Airship Co.
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:Lin'an District, Hangzhou, Zhejiang Province -   China
Phase: Standing
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Hydrogen explosion. Resulted in heavy loss of property and injured over a hundred people on the ground.


Gu, Fumin. Hydrogen airship explosion accident occurred in Lin'an, Zhejiang. Low Temperature and Specialty Gases, 1991(1): 34. (in Chinese)

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14-Jul-2022 11:54 RDV Added
04-May-2023 04:55 RDV Updated

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