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Last updated: 26 January 2021
Estado:Preliminar - Oficial
Fecha:sábado 27 febrero 1988
Hora:10:25
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic B722 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 727-2H9
Operador:Talia Airways
Registración: TC-AKD
Numéro de série: 20930/1044
Año de Construcción: 1974-05-31 (13 years 9 months)
Motores: 3 Pratt & Whitney JT8D-9A
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 6 / Ocupantes: 6
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 9 / Ocupantes: 9
Total:Fatalidades: 15 / Ocupantes: 15
Daños en la Aeronave: Anulado
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:cerca Girne Arap (   Chipre)
Fase: Aproximación (APR)
Naturaleza:Ferry/Posicionado
Aeropuerto de Salida:Istanbul-Atatürk International Airport (IST/LTBA), Turquía
Aeropuerto de Llegada:Ercan Airport (ECN/LCEN), Turquía
Descripción:
The crew had been cleared for a VOR approach, but cancelled IFR and descended to 2000 feet, disregarding the altitude of the mountain chain ahead (3130 feet). Noticing mountains ahead the pilot tried to turn left and climb, but struck the mountain.

Fuentes:
» ICAO Adrep 2/89 (#3)


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accident date: 27-02-1988
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accident date: 27-02-1988
type: Boeing 727-2H9
registration: YU-AKA
 

Aircraft history
date registration operator remarks
31 MAY 1974 YU-AKA JAT
01 MAY 1987 TC-AKD Talia Airways leased

Map
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 Istanbul-Atatürk International Airport to Ercan Airport as the crow flies is 760 km (475 miles).
Accident location: Approximate; accuracy within a few kilometers.

This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Network’s opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.
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