Boeing 737-8KN (WL) passenger plane was damaged PDF Print E-mail
Status: Preliminary
Date: 14 OCT 2012
Time: ca 04:00
Type: Boeing 737-8KN (WL)
Operator: Corendon Airlines
Registration: TC-TJK
C/n / msn: 35794/2794
First flight: 2009-04-29 (3 years 6 months)
Engines: 2 CFMI CFM56-7B26
Crew: Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 7
Passengers: Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 189
Total: Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 196
Airplane damage: Substantial
Location: Antalya Airport (AYT) (Turkey)
Phase: Pushback / towing (PBT)
Nature: International Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport: Antalya Airport (AYT) (AYT/LTAI), Turkey
Destination airport: Trondheim-Værnes Airport (TRD) (TRD/ENVA), Norway
A Boeing 737-8KN (WL) passenger plane, TC-TJK, sustained substantial fire damage to the cockpit at Antalya Airport (AYT), Turkey. There were 189 passengers and 7 crew on board; 27 passengers were hospitalized, with 2 serious injuries reported.
Corendon Airlines flight CAI 773 experienced smoke/fire in cockpit during push-back from the gate. The captain ordered an emergency evacuation, and the aircraft was evacuated via the emergency slides.
Last Updated ( Tuesday, 30 October 2012 )