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Date:12-JUN-2003
Time:16:00
Type:Silhouette image of generic M18 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
PZL M-18A Dromader
Owner/operator:Türk Hava Kurumu (THK)
Registration: TC-ZAN
MSN: 1Z020-18
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Alıağa/Izmır -   Turkey
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Fire fighting
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Crashed when released water while fighting forest fire. Pilot Selim Yildiz died.

Sources:

Turkish Civil Register
Milliyet Gazete 14 June 2003, p12


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
15-Dec-2020 18:06 TB Added
15-Dec-2020 18:51 TB Updated [Time, Total fatalities, Location, Phase, Source, Narrative]

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