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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 220760
Last updated: 5 November 2019
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Date:10-JAN-2019
Time:c. 14:30 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic B788 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner
Owner/operator:Oman Air
Registration: A4O-SA
C/n / msn: 42378
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 124
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Istanbul Atatürk İnt'l Airport -   Turkey
Phase: En route
Nature:International Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Muscat-Seeb Airport (MCT/OOMS)
Destination airport:Manchester International Airport (MAN/EGCC)
Narrative:
Oman Air flight WY105, a Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner, diverted to Istanbul's Atatürk Airport in Turkey because of cracks in the first officer’s windshield.
The aircraft was en route at FL400 over Turkey when the flight started to descend to FL200. The flight crew decided to to diverted to Atatürk Airport where it landed at 16:10 UTC.

The aircraft remained at Istanbul for repairs and was flown back to Muscat, Oman on January 13.

Sources:

http://www.goklerdeyiz.net/oman-air-muscat-manchester-ucagi-neden-istanbula-indi/
https://timesofoman.com/article/686539
https://www.gulfeyes.net/oman/3012348.html
https://www.flightradar24.com/data/aircraft/a4o-sa#1f22edbe


Images:

Photo of A4O-SA courtesy AirHistory.net


Manchester - International (EGCC / MAN)
19 April 2019; (c) Mark Piacentini

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
13-Jan-2019 13:29 Goklerdeyiz.net Added
13-Jan-2019 13:37 harro Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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