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Datum:maandag 11 januari 1999
Type:Silhouette image of generic A748 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd. HAL-748-219 Srs. 2
Luchtvaartmaatschappij:Defence Research and Development Org.
Registratie: H-2175
Constructienummer: 569
Bouwjaar: 1978
Bemanning:slachtoffers: 4 / inzittenden: 4
Passagiers:slachtoffers: 4 / inzittenden: 4
Totaal:slachtoffers: 8 / inzittenden: 8
Schade: Afgeschreven
Gevolgen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Plaats:2,5 km (1.6 mijl) van Arakkonam Naval Air Station (   India)
Fase: Nadering (APR)
Soort vlucht:Militair
Vliegveld van vertrek:Arakkonam Naval Air Station (VOAR), India
Vliegveld van aankomst:Tambaram Air Base (VOTX), India
The HAL-748 plane crashed in a dense forest, 2,5 km from the Arakkonam NAS. The HAL-748 was converted to carry a rotordome, which would ultimately house the in-built radar, on top. Preliminary reports suggest the dome collapsed on top of the aircraft, since the dome was found 2 km from the runway.

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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 Arakkonam Naval Air Station en Tambaram Air Base bedraagt 50 km (31 miles).
Accident location: Approximate; accuracy within a few kilometers.

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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