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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 212574
Last updated: 3 March 2021
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Time:08:15 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic B752 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 757-2Q8 (WL)
Owner/operator:Azur Air
Registration: VQ-BKF
C/n / msn: 26268/590
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Location:near Antalya Airport (AYT/LTAI) -   Turkey
Phase: Approach
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Novosibirsk-Tolmachevo Airport (OVB)
Destination airport:Antalya Airport (AYT/LTAI)
Azur Air flight KTK5495 suffered in-flight upsets while on approach to Antalya Airport, Turkey,
The aircraft, a Boeing 757-200, departed Novosibirsk, Russia at 02:08 UTC, with destination Antalya.
Weather conditions at Antalya were poor with thunderstorm activity and heavy rain.
Three approaches were attempted, but the flight was not able to land. The flight crew diverted to Dalaman Airport (DLM/LTBS), where a safe landing was made at 09:37 hours.
During the approaches to Antalya, the aircraft attained unusual flight attitudes. The aircraft at one point rolled 40,5 degrees and pitched up to 39 degrees.
Also, the maximum speed for flaps 20 was exceeded by 12.5 knots.



Photo of VQ-BKF courtesy

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

Revision history:

23-Jun-2018 19:11 harro Added

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