NTSB ID: DCA13MA133
Event Type: Aviation Accident
Location: Birmingham, AL
Date: August 14, 2013
On August, 14, 2013, at about 0447 central daylight time (CDT), United Parcel Service flight 1354, an Airbus A300-600, N155UP, crashed short of runway 18 while on approach to Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport (KBHM), Birmingham, Alabama. The two flight crew members were fatally injured and the airplane was destroyed. The cargo flight was operating under 14 Code of Federal Regulation Part 121 supplemental and originated from Louisville International Airport, Louisville, Kentucky.
Media Contact: Eric M. Weiss, 202-314-6100 (NTSB HQ)