Date & Time: Oct 8, 2004 at 0915 LT
Type of aircraft:
Fokker F28 Fellowship
Operator:
Registration:
S2-ACH
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Dacca-Sylhet
MSN:
11172
YOM:
1981
Flight number:
BG601
Country:
Bangladesh
Region:
Asia
Crew on board:
5
Crew fatalities:
0
Pax on board:
79
Pax fatalities:
0
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
0
Circumstances:
On landing, the aircraft overran runway and crashed in a 20 feet wide canal. About 30 passengers were slightly injured while both pilots were seriously injured due to destroyed cockpit. The aircraft landed long and did not stop before the end of the runway due to strong winds and rains showers. Crew adopted a wrong approach configuration.