ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 220756
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Narrative:Pegasus Airlines flight PC3020, a Boeing 737-800, returned to land at Izmir-Adnan Menderes Airport, Turkey after having been struck by lightning shortly after departure. The aircraft took off at 17:05 UTC and landed safely back at 17:40.
|Time:||c 17:10 UTC|
Boeing 737-82R (WL)
|Fatalities:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: |
|Aircraft damage:|| Unknown|
|Location:||Izmir-Adnan Menderes Airport -
|Phase:|| Initial climb|
|Nature:||Passenger - Scheduled|
|Departure airport:||Izmir-Adnan Menderes Airport (ADB/LTBJ)|
|Destination airport:||Hatay Airport (HTY/LTDA)|
|Confidence Rating:|| Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources|
The incident aircraft, TC-CPB, was still on the ground at Izmir, 2 days after the incident.
About 18:50 UTC on the day of the incident, another Pegasus Airlines Boeing 737-800, flight PC3170, also returned to land after a lightning strike.This aircraft was back in service 25 hours later.
Weather about the time of the incident:
LTBJ 111650Z 35006KT 9999 -TSRA FEW015CB SCT030CB BKN100 11/09 Q1014 BECMG 18012KT RMK RWY16 VRB06KT
LTBJ 111750Z VRB03KT 8000 TSRA SCT015CB SCT025 BKN090 09/08 Q1015 BECMG -TSRA
LTBJ 111850Z 03009KT 360V070 7000 +TSRA SCT015CB BKN025 09/08 Q1014 BECMG 18012KT -TSRA RMK RWY16 07007KT 040V100
LTBJ 111950Z VRB02KT 7000 +TSRA SCT015CB BKN025 09/08 Q1015 BECMG -TSRA
||Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Other fatalities, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Narrative]|
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