NTSB Identification: DCA02RA047B
Accident occurred Monday, July 01, 2002 in Uberlingen, Germany
Aircraft: Tupolev TU154, registration:
Injuries: 71 Fatal.

This is preliminary information, subject to change, and may contain errors. The foreign authority was the source of this information.

On July 1, 2002, about 2335 local time, a Boeing 757-200, Bahrain registration A9C-DHL, operating as DHL flight 611, and a Bashkirian Airlines Tupolev TU154, Russian registration RA85816, collided in midair over Uberlingen, Germany. The two flight crewmembers onboard A9C-DHL suffered fatal injuries. Twelve crewmembers and 57 passengers onboard RA85816 also suffered fatal injuries.

The German Accident Investgation Bureau is responsible for the investigation. For further information contact:

Bundesstelle fur
Hermann-Blenk-Str. 16
38108 Braunschweig

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