35 Years ago today: On 2 November 1988 a LOT Antonov 24 made a forced landing follwing engine problems near Rzeszow, killing 1 out of 29 occupants.

Date:Wednesday 2 November 1988
Type:Silhouette image of generic AN24 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Antonov An-24V
Operator:LOT Polskie Linie Lotnicze
First flight:1966
Engines:Ivchenko AI-24
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 4
Passengers:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 25
Total:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 29
Aircraft damage:Damaged beyond repair
Location:near Rzeszów (   Poland)
Phase:Approach (APR)
Nature:Domestic Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Warszawa-Okecie Airport (WAW/EPWA), Poland
Destination airport:Rzeszów Airport (RZE/EPRZ), Poland

Engine failure forced the crew to make an emergency landing on a field. The aircraft struck a ditch and caught fire.