1001 Crash - Accident of a Xian Yunshuji Y7-100 operated by Wuhan Airlines - Wuhan, China Website in English Site en franšais

Wuhan Airlines Xian Yunshuji Y7-100 plane crash
Wuhan, China
22nd June, 2000

Wuhan, ChinaThe plane was on a passenger flight to Wuhan, China. It crashed onto a riverbank after being struck by lightning while on approach to Wuhan Airport. Seven workers installing generators on a boat were killed when wreckage of the aircraft impacted the boat. The aircraft had circled Wuhan Airport for 30 minutes as heavy thunderstorms passed through the area. All the 44 people onboard were killed.