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Last updated: 22 October 2019
Estado:Preliminar
Fecha:domingo 13 mayo 2018
Hora:17:46
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic A321 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A321-231
Operador:THY Turkish Airlines
Registración: TC-JMM
Numéro de série: 2916
Año de Construcción: 2006-10-20 (11 years 7 months)
Motores: 2 IAE V2533-A5
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes:
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes:
Total:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes:
Daños en la Aeronave: Considerable
Consecuencias: Repaired
Ubicación:Istanbul-Atatürk International Airport (IST) (   Turquía)
Fase: En Espera (STD)
Naturaleza:Vuelo Doméstico Programado
Aeropuerto de Salida:Ercan Airport (ECN/LCEN), Turquía
Aeropuerto de Llegada:Istanbul-Atatürk International Airport (IST/LTBA), Turquía
Número de Vuelo:TK969
Descripción:
An Asiana Airlines Airbus A330-323 (HL7792) and a THY Turkish Airlines Airbus A321-231 (TC-JMM) suffered substantial damage in a ground contact accident at Istanbul-Atatürk International Airport, Turkey.
The Airbus A321 had arrived from Ercan as flight TK969 and turned towards Gate 217 at Terminal A at 14:47 UTC. The aircraft stopped about 30 meters before the intended parking position at the gate.
At the same time the Airbus A330 had commenced taxiing along taxiway G to the runway. Asiana flight 552 was returning to Seoul, South Korea. While taxiing past the A321, the right hand wing tip impacted the vertical stabilizer.
The A321's vertical stabilizer was knocked over entirely and the A330's wing tip sustained serious damage.



Fotos

photo of Airbus-A321-231-TC-JMM
taxi route prior to the ground contact
photo of Airbus-A321-231-TC-JMM
accident date: 13-05-2018
type: Airbus A321-231
registration: TC-JMM
photo of Airbus-A321-231-TC-JMM
accident date: 13-05-2018
type: Airbus A321-231
registration: TC-JMM
 

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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 Ercan Airport to Istanbul-Atatürk International Airport as the crow flies is 761 km (475 miles).
Accident location: Exact; deduced from official accident report.

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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