Narrative:The Airbus overran runway 24 by 30 m and came to rest tilting to the right resting on its nr.2 engine, close to the airport perimeter fence.
|Date:||23 MAR 2007|
|Operator:||Ariana Afghan Airlines|
|C/n / msn:|| 177|
|First flight:|| 1982-01-15 (25 years 2 months)|
|Engines:|| 2 General Electric CF6-50C2|
|Crew:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: |
|Passengers:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: |
|Total:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: |
|Airplane damage:|| Substantial|
|Airplane fate:|| Written off (damaged beyond repair)|
|Location:||Istanbul-Atatürk International Airport (IST) (Turkey)
|Phase:|| Landing (LDG)|
|Nature:||International Scheduled Passenger|
|Departure airport:||Ankara-Esenboga Airport (ESB/LTAC), Turkey|
|Destination airport:||Istanbul-Atatürk International Airport (IST/LTBA), Turkey|
This map shows the airport of departure and the intended destination of the flight. The line between the airports does not
display the exact flight path.
Distance from Ankara-Esenboga Airport to Istanbul-Atatürk International Airport as the crow flies is 363 km (227 miles).
This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Networks opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.