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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 138337
 
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Date:02-SEP-2011
Time:04:15 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic A343 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A340-311
Owner/operator:THY Turkish Airlines
Registration: TC-JDM
MSN: 115
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 97
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Location:Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport - VABB/BOM -   India
Phase: Landing
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Atatürk International Airport - LTBA/IST
Destination airport:Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport - VABB/BOM
Narrative:
A THY Turkish Airlines Airbus A340-311, performing flight TK-720, plane has skidded off the runway after landing at Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport (former Sahar International Airport, VABB/BOM), but no one had been injured.

The Airbus A340-311 flight from Atatürk International Airport (LTBA/IST), Istanbul, was carrying 97 passengers and crew.

It is not clear what caused the incident. Officials said the runway had been inspected 15 minutes before the plane landed.

A Mumbai airport spokesperson said the Turkish Airlines plane "veered" off the runway after landing at the Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport (VABB/BOM) around 0415 (2245 GMT).


Sources:

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-south-asia-14758870
http://avherald.com/h?article=44246891&opt=0

http://www.airliners.net/photos/airliners/3/9/7/1816793.jpg (photo)


Images:

Photo of TC-JDM courtesy AirHistory.net


Istanbul - Atatürk (LTBA / IST)
28 May 2014; (c) David Unsworth

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
02-Sep-2011 01:33 gerard57 Added
02-Sep-2011 02:40 RobertMB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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