China Southwest Airlines Flight 4146

China Southwest Airlines Flight 4146Monday January 18, 1988
The aircraft crashed 10 minutes before its scheduled landing. Fire in and failure of the No. 4 engine led to separation of the pylon and engine and loss of control of the aircraft. Overheating of the feathering oil. Poor maintenance procedures.

Crash Details

DateMonday January 18, 1988
LocationNear Chungking, Sichuan, China
Passengers98
Crew10
Fatalities108
Survivors0
Aircraft TypeIlyushin IL-18D
OperatorChina Southwest Airlines
RegistrationB-222
Flight OriginBeijing
Flight Destination Chongqing
Near Chungking, Sichuan, China
China Southwest Airlines
Ilyushin IL-18D
1988