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Time:c. 14:30 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic B788 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner
Owner/operator:Oman Air
Registration: A4O-SA
MSN: 42378/340
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 124
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Istanbul Atatürk İnt'l Airport -   Turkey
Phase: En route
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Muscat-Seeb Airport (MCT/OOMS)
Destination airport:Manchester International Airport (MAN/EGCC)
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Oman Air flight WY105, a Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner, diverted to Istanbul's Atatürk Airport in Turkey because of cracks in the first officer’s windshield.
The aircraft was en route at FL400 over Turkey when the flight started to descend to FL200. The flight crew decided to to diverted to Atatürk Airport where it landed at 16:10 UTC.

The aircraft remained at Istanbul for repairs and was flown back to Muscat, Oman on January 13.



Photo of A4O-SA courtesy

Manchester - International (EGCC / MAN)
19 April 2019; (c) Mark Piacentini

Revision history:

13-Jan-2019 13:29 Added
13-Jan-2019 13:37 harro Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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