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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 22841
Last updated: 26 April 2019
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Type:Silhouette image of generic B738 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 737-8F2
Owner/operator:Turkish Airlines (THY)
Registration: TC-JFR
C/n / msn: 29779/370
Fatalities:Fatalities: / Occupants:
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:over Mut, Mersin -   Turkey
Phase: En route
Nature:Domestic Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:IST / LTBA
Destination airport:ADA / LTAF
Flight TK470 suffered a bird strike through the nose cone. It landed safely at LTAF.

Sources: (in Turkish)


Photo of TC-JFR courtesy

Amsterdam - Schiphol (EHAM / AMS)
6 January 2005; (c) Peter de Jong

Revision history:

15-Sep-2008 09:48 hggultek Added
15-Sep-2008 11:11 hggultek Updated
29-Sep-2008 03:55 ddk Updated

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