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Last updated: 5 December 2021
Datum:Freitag 8 Oktober 2004
Flugzeugtyp:Silhouette image of generic F28 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Fokker F-28 Fellowship 4000
Fluggesellschaft:Biman Bangladesh Airlines
Kennzeichen: S2-ACH
Werknummer: 11172
Baujahr: 1981-07-15 (23 years 3 months)
Triebwerk: 2 Rolls-Royce Spey 555-15I
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 4
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 79
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 83
Sachschaden: Zerstört
Konsequenzen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Unfallort:Sylhet-Osmani International Airport (ZYL) (   Bangladesh)
Flugphase: Landung (LDG)
Betriebsart:Inländischer planmäßiger Passagierflug
Flug von:Dhaka-Zia International Airport (DAC/VGZR), Bangladesh
Flug nach:Sylhet Civil Airport (ZYL/VGSY), Bangladesh
Flugnummer: 601
Biman flight 601 touched down far down Sylhet's 9000-feet runway 11/29. The airplane overran the wet runway by 150 feet and ended up in a 25 ft wide and 15 feet deep canal. The cockpit sustained serious damage. The crew members were rescued from the wreckage after several hours. Damage to the forward fuselage is serious.

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photo of Fokker-F-284000-S2-ACH
accident date: 08-10-2004
type: Fokker F-28 Fellowship 4000
registration: S2-ACH

This map shows the airport of departure and the intended destination of the flight. The line between the airports does not display the exact flight path.
Distance from Dhaka-Zia International Airport to Sylhet Civil Airport as the crow flies is 193 km (121 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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