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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 218845
Last updated: 25 February 2021
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Time:12:06 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic B738 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 737-86N (WL)
Owner/operator:Pegasus Airlines
Registration: TC-CPU
C/n / msn: 2321/35216
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Aircraft damage: Unknown
Location:near Bodrum -   Turkey
Phase: Approach
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:SAW
Destination airport:BJV
Pegasus Airlines flight PC2248 from Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen to Bodrum diverted to Izmir after being struck by lightning during descent. The aircraft, a Boeing 737-800, landed safely at Izmir about 25 minutes after aborting the approach to Bodrum. The aircraft resumed service after a day on the ground at Izmir.

Weather at Bodrum Airport about the incident time (1206Z):
LTFE 291101Z 09006KT 9999 TS FEW020CB SCT030 BKN090 16/12 Q1011 TEMPO FM1200 20015G25KT TSRA RMK RWY10 10006KT
LTFE 291208Z 06008KT 8000 -TSRA FEW020CB BKN030 16/12 Q1011 TEMPO 20015G25KT TSRA RMK RWY10 07008KT


Revision history:

01-Dec-2018 10:11 Added
01-Dec-2018 10:15 harro Updated [Time, Location, Source, Narrative]

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