Indian Airlines

Indian Airlines Monday April 21, 1969
The aircraft crashed in adverse weather conditions. Windshear. The crew tried to fly through thunderstorms at a low level but lost control in severe downdrafts.

Crash Details

DateMonday April 21, 1969
LocationKhulna, East Pakistan
Passengers40
Crew4
Fatalities44
Survivors0
Aircraft TypeFokker F-27 Friendship 100
OperatorIndian Airlines
RegistrationVT-DOJ
Flight OriginSilchar, India
Flight Destination Khulna, Bangladesh
Khulna, East Pakistan
Indian Airlines
Fokker F-27 Friendship 100
1969