Date & Time: Jun 18, 1989 at 1320 LT
Type of aircraft:
Landing (descent or approach)
Scheduled Revenue Flight
Kabul - Zaranj
Crew on board:
Pax on board:
En route from Kabul to Zaranj, an Iranian security officer entered the cockpit and instructed the crew to divert to Zabol, Iran. On approach, the captain was shot down and the copilot, panicked, attempted an emergency landing in a hilly terrain located few km from Zabol. Five passengers were killed in the accident.
Crashed in unclear circumstances after being hijacked.