Date & Time: Nov 21, 2004 at 0820 LT
Operator:
Registration:
B-3072
Flight Phase:
Takeoff (climb)
Survivors:
No
Schedule:
Baotou-Shanghai
MSN:
7697
YOM:
2002
Flight number:
CYH5210
Country:
China
Region:
Asia
Crew on board:
6
Crew fatalities:
0
Pax on board:
47
Pax fatalities:
0
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
55
Circumstances:
Just after lift off, the aircraft crashed in a frozen lake located in the Nanhai national park, less than 2 kilometers from runway end. The aircraft struck the park's ticketing house, killing its both occupants. The accident was caused by icing. The crew forgot to deice the aircraft before departure.