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Last updated: 6 December 2019
Estado:Preliminar
Fecha:martes 3 octubre 2006
Hora:17:55
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic B734 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 737-4Y0
Operador:THY Turkish Airlines
Registración: TC-JET
Numéro de série: 26077/2425
Año de Construcción: 1993-01-20 (13 years 9 months)
Motores: 2 CFMI CFM56-3C1
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 6
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 107
Total:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 113
Daños en la Aeronave: Ninguno
Ubicación:Brindisi-Papola Casale Airport (BDS) (   Italia)
Fase: En ruta (ENR)
Naturaleza:Vuelo Internacional Programado
Aeropuerto de Salida:Tirana-Rinas Airport (TIA/LATI), Albania
Aeropuerto de Llegada:Istanbul-Atatürk International Airport (IST/LTBA), Turquía
Número de Vuelo:1476
Descripción:
Some 15-20 minutes after takeoff from Tirana (TIA) an unarmed 27-year-old Turk hijacked the THY flight. He threatened to blow himself up if the pilot did not divert the flight to Italy. After the plane landed at Brindisi (BDS), he requested political asylum. The man apparently wanted to avoid military service in Turkey.

Fuentes:
» Turkish hijacker threatened to blow himself up (Reuters, 4-10-2006)


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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 Tirana-Rinas Airport to Istanbul-Atatürk International Airport as the crow flies is 757 km (473 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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