Date & Time: Aug 15, 1989
Type of aircraft:
Scheduled Revenue Flight
Lanyungang – Shanghai – Nanchang
Crew on board:
Pax on board:
After takeoff from runway 36 at Shanghai-Hongqiao Airport, while in initial climb, the right engine failed. The aircraft lost height and crashed in a river located near the runway end. Six passengers were rescued while 34 other occupants were killed.
Failure of the right engine shortly after rotation for unknown reasons.