ASN logo
ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 59279
Last updated: 18 June 2020
This information is added by users of ASN. Neither ASN nor the Flight Safety Foundation are responsible for the completeness or correctness of this information. If you feel this information is incomplete or incorrect, you can submit corrected information.

Date:08-APR-2009
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic B738 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 737-8F2
Owner/operator:Turkish Airlines
Registration: TC-JFT
C/n / msn: 29780/454
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 69
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Location:T'bilisi -   Georgia
Phase: Landing
Nature:International Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:LTBA
Destination airport:UGTB
Narrative:
Took off at 13:54 (GMT +2:00h) from LTBA. Its normal destination was UGTB but the pilot landed the airliner to Vaziani AFB instead of UGTB by mistake, 16 kms away from T'bilisi.

Sources:

http://www.cnnturk.com/2009/dunya/04/08/thy.ucagi.yanlislikla.askeri.usse.indi/521590.0/index.html


Images:

Photo of TC-JFT courtesy AirHistory.net


Helsinki - Vantaa (EFHK / HEL)
25 August 2012; (c) Pertti Sipilš

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
08-Apr-2009 08:46 hggultek Added

Corrections or additions? ... Edit this accident description