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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 191747
Last updated: 4 May 2020
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Time:c. 08:30
Type:Silhouette image of generic A321 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A321-231
Owner/operator:THY Turkish Airlines
Registration: TC-JRL
C/n / msn: 3539
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 167
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Istanbul-Atatürk International Airport (IST/LTBA) -   Turkey
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:International Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Istanbul-Atatürk International Airport (IST/LTBA)
Destination airport:Antalya Airport (AYT/LTAI)
Turkish Airlines flight TK2408 returned to land at Istanbul-Atatürk International Airport in Turkey following a bird strike.
The aircraft, an Airbus A321, took off from runway 17R at 08:22 hours local time and climbed to 3000 feet while circling back to the airport. A safe landing was made on runway 23 at 08:39 hours



Photo of TC-JRL courtesy

Istanbul - Atatürk (LTBA / IST)
6 October 2018; (c) Danny Grew

Revision history:

28-Nov-2016 10:23 harro Added
28-Nov-2016 10:24 harro Updated [Source]
13-Dec-2016 07:45 AF5541 Updated [Total occupants]

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