Date: June 06, 1994
Time: 0820
Location: Near Xi'an, China
Operator: China Northwest Airlines
Flight #: 2303
Route: Xian - Guangzhou
AC Type: Tupolev TU-154M
Registration: B-2610
cn / ln: 86A-740
Aboard: 160   (passengers:146  crew:14)
Fatalities: 160   (passengers:146  crew:14)
Ground: 0
Summary: The plane broke-up in flight 10 minutes after taking off. Auto-pilot induced oscillations caused the aircraft to shake violently. The autopilot yaw-channel was accidentally connected to the bank control and the bank-channel to the yaw controls.

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