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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 237446
Last updated: 4 July 2020
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Date:27-JUN-2020
Time:c. 08:30 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic B738 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 737-82R (WL)
Owner/operator:Corendon Airlines
Registration: TC-TJR
C/n / msn: 40723/3622
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Location:Kayseri Erkilet International Airport (ASR/LTAU) -   Turkey
Phase: Taxi
Nature:International Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Stuttgart-Echterdingen Airport (STR/EDDS)
Destination airport:Kayseri Erkilet International Airport (ASR/LTAU)
Narrative:
A Corendon Airlines Boeing 737-800 knocked over the spray turret on an ARFF fire truck as it taxied to the apron after landing. The fire truck was positioned to the right of the taxiway and was giving the aircraft a traditional water salute.
The aircraft was operating the first post-Corona flight from Stuttgart.

Sources:

http://www.goklerdeyiz.net/ucak-itfaiye-aracina-carpti/
https://www.flightradar24.com/data/flights/xc5210#24cb772d
https://www.airporthaber.com/havacilik-haberleri/kayseri-havalimaninda-gorunmez-kaza.html

Similar water salute incidents: https://aviation-safety.net/wikibase/dblist.php?Event=ARFF


Images:

Photo of TC-TJR courtesy AirHistory.net


Düsseldorf - International (EDDL / DUS)
3 October 2019; (c) Pertti Sipilä

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
27-Jun-2020 17:28 Goklerdeyiz.net Added
27-Jun-2020 17:29 harro Updated [Other fatalities, Departure airport, Destination airport, Embed code]
27-Jun-2020 17:40 harro Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Location, Source, Damage, Narrative]
27-Jun-2020 17:45 harro Updated [Source]
27-Jun-2020 17:50 harro Updated [Source]

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