Dhaka Airport

Fatal crashes in Bangladesh and airlines blacklist

This information page lists the most recent fatal airline accidents in the subregion. Accidents with no fatalities are not listed. You will also find below an updated list of airlines subject to flight restrictions in certain countries.

Crashes in Bangladesh
DateCrash locationAirline
Aircraft (reg. number)
 Passengers
 Fatalities aboard
 Killed on the ground
List updated regularly.
2016
22 Jul
Bangladesh
Bay of Bengal
Indian Air Force
Antonov 32 (K2743)
 29
 29 /  0
1984
5 Aug
Bangladesh
Dacca
Bangladesh Biman
Fokker F-27 Friendship 600 (S2-ABJ)
 49
 49 /  0
1970
2 Dec
Bangladesh
Dhaka
Cargolux
Canadair CL-44J (TF-LLG)
 4
 4 /  0
1958
9 Jul
Bangladesh
Dhaka
Indian Airlines
Douglas C-47A (VT-CYM)
 3
 3 /  0
Crashes in the region
DateCrash locationAirline
Aircraft (reg. number)
 Passengers
 Fatalities aboard
 Killed on the ground
List updated regularly.--- See all
2022
29 May
Nepal
Near Lete Pass
Tara Air
de Havilland Canada DHC-6 Twin Otter 300 (9N-AET)
 22
 22 /  0
2022
22 Mar
China
Wuzhou
China Eastern Airlines
Boeing 737-89P WL (B-1791)
 132
 132 /  0
2021
10 Jun
Myanmar
Near Pyin Oo Lwin
Military - Myanmar Air Force
Beechcraft 1900D (4610)
 14
 12 /  0
2019
30 Jul
India
Rawalpindi
Military - Pakistan Army
Beechcraft B300 King Air (766)
 5
 5 /  14
2019
3 Jun
India
Near Lipo
Military - Indian Air Force
Antonov An-32 (K2752)
 13
 13 /  0
2018
12 Mar
Nepal
Kathmandu
US-Bangla Airlines
de Havilland Canada DHC-8-402Q Dash 8 (S2-AGU )
 71
 51 /  0
2017
7 Jun
Myanmar
Off Dawei
Myanmar Air Force
Shaanxi Y-8F-200W (5820)
 122
 122 /  0
2017
27 May
Nepal
Tenzing
Summit Air
Let L-410UVP-E20 (9N-AKY)
 3
 2 /  0
2016
26 Feb
Nepal
250 miles northwest of Kathmandu
Kasthamandap Airlines
PAC 750XL (9N-AJB)
 11
 2 /  0
2016
24 Feb
Nepal
Dana
Tara Air
de Havilland DHC-6 Twin Otter 400 (9N-AHH)
 23
 23 /  0
2015
22 Dec
India
Delhi
Border Security Force
Beechcraft B200 Super King Air (VT-BSA )
 10
 10 /  0
2014
17 May
Lao People\'s Democratic Republic
Xiang Khouang province
Laos Air Force
Antonov 74TK-300 (RDPL-34020 )
 17
 16 /  0
2014
16 Feb
Nepal
Sandhikhark
Nepal Airlines
de Havilland Canada DHC-6 Twin Otter 300 (9N-ABB )
 18
 18 /  0
2013
16 Oct
Lao People\'s Democratic Republic
Near Pakse
Lao Airlines
ATR-72-50 (RDPL-34233 )
 49
 49 /  0
2013
25 Jun
India
Gaurikund
Indian Air Force
MI 172 V5 helicopter (?)
 20
 20 /  0
2012
25 Dec
Myanmar
Heho
Air Bagan
Fokker 100 (XY-AGC)
 71
 2 /  1
2012
28 Sep
Nepal
Kathmandu
Sita Air
Dornier 228-202 (9N-AHA)
 19
 19 /  0
2012
14 May
Nepal
Jomsom
Agni Air
Dornier 228-212 (9N-AIG)
 21
 15 /  0
2011
25 Sep
Nepal
Near Kathmandu
Buddha Air
Beechcraft 1900D (9N-AEK)
 19
 19 /  0
2011
25 May
India
Faridabad City
Air Charter Services Pvt. Ltd.
Pilatus PC-12/45 (VT-ACF)
 7
 7 /  3
2011
19 Apr
India
Tawang
Pawan Hans Helicopters Ltd.
Mil Mi-172 (VT-PHF)
 23
 18 /  0
2010
15 Dec
Nepal
Palunge Hill
Tara Air
de Havilland Canada DHC-6 Twin Otter (9N-AFX)
 22
 22 /  0
2010
24 Aug
China
Yichun
Henan Airlines
Embraer ERJ-190-100LR (B-3130)
 96
 44 /  0
2010
24 Aug
Nepal
Bastipur
Agni Air 
Dornier 228-101 (9NAHE)
 14
 14 /  0
2010
22 May
India
Mangalore
Air India Express
Boeing 737-8HG (VT-AXV)
 166
 159 /  0
2009
28 Nov
China
Shanghai
Avient Aviation
McDonnell Douglas MD-11F (Z-BAV)
 7
 3 /  0
2009
4 Aug
Thailand
Koh Samui
Bangkok Airlines
ATR-72-212A (HS-PGL)
 72
 1 /  0
2009
8 Jun
India
State of Arunachal Pradesh
Military - Indian Air Force
Antonov An-32 (?)
 13
 13 /  0
2008
8 Oct
Nepal
Lukla
Yeti Airlines
de Havilland Canada DHC-6 Twin Otter 300 (9N-AFE )
 19
 18 /  0
2008
6 Aug
Thailand
Sunat Tanon
Military - Royal Thai Air Force
Bell Huey UH-1H (?)
 10
 10 /  0
2008
20 Jun
Thailand
Bannang Sata
Military - Thai Army
Bell UH-1N (?)
 10
 10 /  0
2008
3 Mar
Nepal
Near Bethani
United Nations Mission
Mi-17 (?)
 10
 10 /  0
2007
16 Sep
Thailand
Phuket
One-Two-Go Airlines
McDonnell Douglas MD-82 (HS-OMG)
 130
 90 /  0
2007
25 Jun
Cambodia
Near Sihanoukville
PMT Air
Antonov AN-24V (XU-U4A)
 22
 22 /  0
2006
21 Jun
Nepal
Jumla
Yeti Airlines
de Havilland Canada DHC-6 Twin Otter 300 (9N-AEQ)
 9
 9 /  0
2006
3 Jun
China
Yaocun
Military - Chinese Air Force
KJ-2000 (?)
 40
 40 /  0
2004
21 Nov
China
Baotou
China Eastern Airlines
Bombardier CRJ200 (B-3072)
 53
 53 /  0
2004
25 May
Nepal
Near Lukla
Yeti Airlines
de Havilland DHC-6 Twin Otter 300 (9N-AFD)
 3
 3 /  0
2004
18 May
China
Urumqi
AZAL Cargo Company
Ilyushin II-76TD (4K-AZ27)
 7
 7 /  0
2002
1 Oct
India
Vasco
Military - Indian Navy
Ilyushin IL-38 / Ilyushin IL-38 (IN302 / IN304)
 12
 12 /  5
2002
2 Sep
China
Near Xichang
CAAC Air Traffic Management Bureau
Cessna 650 Citation VI (B-7023)
 3
 3 /  0
2002
22 Aug
Nepal
Pokhara
Shangri La Air
de Havilland Canada DHC-6-300 Twin Otter (9N-AFR)
 18
 18 /  0
2002
15 Aug
Sri Lanka
Kadjuduwa Watta
Military - Sri Lanka Air Force
Yunshuji Y-8D (CR-873)
 5
 5 /  0
2002
17 Jul
Nepal
Surkhet
Skyline Airways
de Havilland Canada DHC-6 Twin Otter 300 (9N-AGF)
 4
 4 /  0
2002
7 May
China
Off Dalian
China Northern Airlines
McDonnell Douglas MD-82 (B-2138)
 112
 112 /  0
2001
3 Mar
Thailand
Bangkok
Thai Airways
Boeing B-737-4D7 (HS-TDC)
 5
 1 /  0
2000
19 Oct
Lao People\'s Democratic Republic
Near Sam Neua
Lao Aviation
Harbin Yunshuji Y-12-II (RDPL-34130)
 17
 8 /  0
2000
16 Sep
Sri Lanka
Kumarapura
Military - Sri Lanka Air Force
Mil Mi-17 (?)
 14
 14 /  0
2000
27 Jul
Nepal
Jodhura
Royal Nepal Airlines
de Havilland Canada DHC-6 Twin Otter 300 (9N-ABP)
 25
 25 /  0
2000
17 Jul
India
Patna
Indian Airlines/Alliance Airlines
Boeing B-737-2A8 Advanced (VT-EGD)
 58
 55 /  5
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