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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 199206
Last updated: 3 August 2020
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Time:08:35 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic A333 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A330-343
Owner/operator:Turkish Airlines
Registration: TC-LOE
C/n / msn: 1592
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Unknown
Location:Istanbul-Atatürk International Airport (IST/LTBA) -   Turkey
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Istanbul-Atatürk International Airport (IST/LTBA)
Destination airport:Casablanca-Mohamed V Airport (CMN/GMMN)
Turkish Airlines flight TK617 returned to land at Istanbul-Atatürk International Airport in Turkey after suffering a bird strike on departure.
The aircraft, an Airbus A330-343, took off at 08:33 UTC from runway 35L. The flight immediately positioned for an approach to runway 06 an landed safely at 08:42 UTC.



Photo of TC-LOE courtesy

Amsterdam - Schiphol (EHAM / AMS)
21 April 2019; (c) Kjell

Revision history:

26-Aug-2017 06:49 harro Added

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