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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 163065
Last updated: 9 July 2019
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Date:06-JAN-2014
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic A319 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A319-132
Owner/operator:Turkish Airlines
Registration: TC-JLV
C/n / msn: 4755
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Location:Kuwait International Airport -   Kuwait
Phase: Landing
Nature:International Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Istanbul, Turkey
Destination airport:Basra, Iraq
Narrative:
After in emergency landing in Kuwait and a subsequent decision of the pilot to return back to Istanbul, about 15 Iraqi passengers alleged assaulted cabin crew and forced open the plane doors to prevent the pilot from taking off. The premature landing of flight TK798 was due to adverse weather conditions.

Sources:

http://www.arabianbusiness.com/crew-pilot-attacked-after-emergency-landing-in-kuwait-533855.html


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
07-Jan-2014 14:35 gerard57 Added
08-Jan-2014 06:52 Alexander Wyche Updated [Narrative]
08-Jan-2014 07:09 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Narrative]
08-Jan-2014 07:11 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn]

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