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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 58802
Last updated: 6 September 2021
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Date:19-FEB-2009
Time:23:45 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic A320 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A320-200
Owner/operator:Atlasjet
Registration: TC-OGJ
MSN: 676
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 56
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Istanbul Ataturk Airport -   Turkey
Phase: Pushback / towing
Nature:Passenger
Departure airport:LTBA
Destination airport:ORSU
Narrative:
Flight KK-6900 was being pushed back from stand 209, when the towbar broke. The airplane rolled backwards about 45 meters down a light slope (wet concrete) onto soft ground (grass) and struck a light pole with its left horizontal stabilizer. The light pole was knocked over and the airplane sustained damage to the left horizontal stabilizer and the tail cone. The passengers disembarked about 15 minutes later.

Sources:

http://www.airporthaber.com/v3/readnews.php?newid=11244

http://www.airnewstimes.com/haber/1530-havaclk-atlasjet-uca-diree-carpt.html


Images:

Photo of TC-OGJ courtesy AirHistory.net


Frankfurt am Main (EDDF / FRA / FRF)
4 June 2010; (c) Freek Blokzijl


on 07 Feb morning the TC-OGI was overran landing r'way 18L, at Ataturk

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
24-Feb-2009 22:50 ddk Added

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