Asiana Airlines Flight 733 facts for kids
A 737-400 similar to the aircraft that crashed
|Date||July 26, 1993|
|Summary||Controlled flight into terrain due to pilot error and bad weather|
|Place||Ungeo Mountain near Mokpo Airport, South Korea
|Aircraft type||Boeing 737-5L9|
|Flew from||Seoul-Gimpo International Airport (SEL)|
|Flying to||Mokpo Airport (MPK)|
Asiana Airlines Flight 733 (OZ733, AAR733, registration HL7229) was a domestic Asiana Airlines passenger flight. The flight was from Seoul-Gimpo International Airport to Mokpo Airport, South Korea.
The flight crashed on 26 July 1993 in the Hwawon area of Haenam County, South Jeolla Province. 68 of the 116 passengers and crew on board were killed, including the captain and first officer.
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