Narrative:A Boeing 737-4Q8 passenger plane, operated by Sky Airlines, sustained substantial damage in a landing accident at Antalya Airport (AYT), Turkey. There were no fatalities.
|Date:||10 OCT 2011|
|C/n / msn:|| 26291/2513|
|First flight:|| 1993-07-27 (18 years 3 months)|
|Engines:|| 2 CFMI CFM56-3C1|
|Crew:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: |
|Passengers:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: |
|Total:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 156 |
|Airplane damage:|| Substantial|
|Airplane fate:|| Written off (damaged beyond repair)|
|Location:||Antalya Airport (AYT) (Turkey)
|Phase:|| Landing (LDG)|
|Nature:||International Scheduled Passenger|
|Departure airport:||Karlsruhe/Baden Baden-Söllingen Airport (FKB), Germany|
|Destination airport:||Antalya Airport (AYT/LTAI), Turkey|
Sky Airlines flight SHY8756 operated on a flight from Karlsruhe/Baden Baden, Germany. There were 156 people on board.
There are conflicting reports about the exact circumstances of the accident. Either a right hand tyre burst and/or the right hand main undercarriage leg collapsed on landing. The airplane tilted to the right, causing the nr.2 engine to contact the runway.
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.