Accident Boeing 727-2F2 TC-JBR,
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Date:Sunday 16 January 1983
Type:Silhouette image of generic B722 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Boeing 727-2F2
Owner/operator:Türk Hava Yollari - THY
Registration: TC-JBR
MSN: 21603/1389
Year of manufacture:1978
Engine model:Pratt & Whitney JT8D-15
Fatalities:Fatalities: 47 / Occupants: 67
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Location:Ankara-Esenboga Airport (ESB) -   Turkey
Phase: Approach
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Istanbul-Yesilköy Airport (IST/LTBA)
Destination airport:Ankara-Esenboga Airport (ESB/LTAC)
The Boeing landed 50 m short of the runway in driving snow, broke up and caught fire.


Milliyet 17-1-1983



photo (c) Werner Fischdick; Brussel-Zaventem Airport (BRU); 30 July 1980

photo (c) Firuz Altingoz; Zürich-Kloten Airport (ZRH/LSZH); 1982

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