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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 34465
Last updated: 12 June 2020
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Date:15-OCT-2008
Time:c. 14:00
Type:Silhouette image of generic A320 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A320-232
Owner/operator:Turkish Airlines (THY)
Registration: TC-JLL
C/n / msn: 1996
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 171
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Location:Over Minsk -   Belarus
Phase: Approach
Nature:International Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:AYT/LTAI
Destination airport:LED/ULLI
Narrative:
TK-3105 was attempted hijacking.The plane landed to LED safely and the hijacker was arrested by the Russian police. Hijacker threatened the crew saying he had a bomb on him and he was drunk. He was calmed by the crew and the passengers. Nobody was injured.

Sources:

http://www.hurriyet.com.tr/english/home/10127853.asp?gid=244&sz=74671 (English)
https://www.topnews.in/attempted-hijacking-turkish-airlines-flight-foiled-276447 (English)


Images:

Photo of TC-JLL courtesy AirHistory.net


Istanbul - Atatürk (LTBA / IST)
2 August 2006; (c) Peter de Jong

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
15-Oct-2008 21:05 hggultek Added
22-Aug-2016 17:01 Anon. Updated [Narrative]

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