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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 184615
Last updated: 29 March 2021
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Date:09-JAN-2016
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic A343 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A340-313
Owner/operator:Turkish Airlines
Registration: TC-JDN
C/n / msn: 180
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Antananarivo-Ivato Airport (TNR) -   Madagascar
Phase: Landing
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Mauritius-Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam International Airport (MRU/FIMP)
Destination airport:Antananarivo-Ivato Airport (TNR)
Narrative:
While on final approach to Antananarivo-Ivato Airport (TNR), around 50m before the runway 29 threshold, the left main gear impacted the localizer antenna of and the right main gear broke approach lights.
The ILS becme inoperative for several days after the incident.

The aircraft was operating flight TK160 from Mauritius to Istanbul, Turkey via Antananarivo.

Sources:

https://www.bea.aero/les-enquetes/les-evenements-notifies/detail/event/incident-grave-de-lairbus-a340-313-immatricule-tc-jdn-et-exploite-par-turkish-airlines-survenu-le-09012016-a-antananarivo-enquete-menee-par-aib-madagascar/

Other occurrences involving this aircraft

24 Oct 2010 TC-JDN Turkish Airlines 0 BRU sub
27 Oct 2013 TC-JDN Turkish Airlines 0 Istanbul-Atatürk International Airport (IST/LTBA) sub


Images:

Photo of TC-JDN courtesy AirHistory.net


Zürich (LSZH / ZRH)
7 July 2016; (c) Rolf Wallner

Revision history:

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18-Feb-2016 19:30 harro Added

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