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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 149303
Last updated: 23 September 2021
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Date:25-SEP-2012
Time:10:20
Type:Silhouette image of generic A320 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A320-232
Owner/operator:Air Astana
Registration: P4-XAS
MSN: 3519
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 144
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Istanbul-Atatürk International Airport (IST/LTBA) -   Turkey
Phase: Landing
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Atyrau Airport (GUW/UAGZ)
Destination airport:Istanbul-Atatürk International Airport (IST/LTBA)
Narrative:
An Air Astana Airbus A320-200, registration P4-XAS, sustained serious damage in a tailstrike accident at Istanbul-Atatürk International Airport (IST/LTBA), Turkey.
Flight KC-869 from Atyrau Airport (GUW/UAGZ), Kazakhstan suffered a tailstrike during landing on runway 05. There were no injuries among the 136 passengers and 8 crew.

Sources:

http://www.airporthaber.com/havacilik-haberleri/ahlye-inerken-kuyruk-surttu.html


Images:

Photo of P4-XAS courtesy AirHistory.net


Antalya (LTAI / AYT)
25 August 2013; (c) Danny Grew

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
26-Sep-2012 12:00 ryan Added
26-Sep-2012 12:03 harro Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Cn, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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