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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 168248
Last updated: 18 July 2019
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Date:03-AUG-2014
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic A333 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A330-303
Owner/operator:Turkish Airlines
Registration: TC-JOA
C/n / msn: 1501
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Unknown
Location:Istanbul Atatürk Airport -   Turkey
Phase: Take off
Nature:International Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Istanbul Atatürk Airport
Destination airport:John F. Kennedy International Airport
Narrative:
During the take-off roll, the tower observed a flame emanating from the right hand engine. The crew received no abnormal indications, but levelled off at 6000 feet and entered a holding pattern, landing around two and a half hours later.

Sources:

http://www.arabianbusiness.com/turkish-airlines-jet-forced-land-after-suspected-engine-flame-559970.html
http://www.airporthaber.com/havacilik-haberleri/thy-ucaginin-motoru-alev-aldi.html


Images:

Photo of TC-JOA courtesy AirHistory.net


Helsinki - Vantaa (EFHK / HEL)
19 October 2018; (c) Pertti Sipilä

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
04-Aug-2014 11:33 Cruise Control Added
04-Aug-2014 11:36 harro Updated [Source, Narrative]

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