- ACCIDENT DETAILS
Date: June 10, 2008
Time: 20:45
Location: Khartoum, Sudan
Operator: Sudan Airways
Flight #: 548
Route: Aman, Jordan - Damascus, Syria - Khartoum, Sudan
AC Type: Airbus A-310-324
Registration: ST-ATN
cn / ln: 548
Aboard: 214   (passengers:203  crew:11)
Fatalities: 32   (passengers:31  crew:1)
Ground: 0
Summary: While landing in poor weather, the plane skidded off the runway, hit navigation poles and burst into flames. The plane had flown from Amman via Damascus but been turned back once from Khartoum and forced to land in Port Sudan, on the Red Sea, because of bad weather, before being allowed to return to Khartoum.
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