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Last updated: 20 September 2018
Datum:zondag 11 maart 2018
Type:Silhouette image of generic CL60 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Canadair CL-600-2B16 Challenger 604
Luchtvaartmaatschappij:Basaran Holding
Registratie: TC-TRB
Constructienummer: 5494
Bouwjaar: 2001
Bemanning:slachtoffers: 3 / inzittenden: 3
Passagiers:slachtoffers: 8 / inzittenden: 8
Totaal:slachtoffers: 11 / inzittenden: 11
Schade: Vernield
Gevolgen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Plaats:nabij Shahr-e Kurd (   Iran)
Fase: Kruisvlucht (ENR)
Soort vlucht:Zaken
Vliegveld van vertrek:Sharjah Airport (SHJ/OMSJ), Verenigde Arabische Emiraten
Vliegveld van aankomst:Istanbul-Atatürk International Airport (IST/LTBA), Turkije
A Turkish Challenger 604 corporate jet impacted a mountain near Shahr-e Kurd in Iran, killing all 11 on board. The aircraft operated on a flight from Sharjah, UAE to Istanbul, Turkey.
Flight tracking data from Flightradar24 shows the aircraft departing at 13:11 UTC. A cruising altitude of FL360 was reached at 13:44. About 14:32 the aircraft climbed to about FL377 when it suddenly entered a pronounced descent.
The permission to descend was requested by the crew because of a technical problem.

The aircraft then crashed in mountainous terrain. Weather conditions at the accident site include thunderstorms, heavy winds and rain.

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Deze kaart geeft het vliegveld van vetrek weer en de geplande bestemming van de vlucht. De lijn tussen de vliegvelden geeft niet de exacte vliegroute weer.
De afstand tussen Sharjah Airport en Istanbul-Atatürk International Airport bedraagt 2995 km (1872 miles).
Accident location: Global; accuracy within tens or hundreds of 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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