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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 267447
Last updated: 28 November 2021
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Time:02:04 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic A333 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A330-303
Owner/operator:Turkish Airlines
Registration: TC-JOB
MSN: 1514
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Unknown
Location:Istanbul -   Turkey
Phase: Take off
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Istanbul Airport (IST/LTFM)
Destination airport:Johannesburg-O.R. Tambo International Airport (JNB/FAOR)
Turkish Airlines flight TK42, an Airbus A330-303, suffered an apparent compressor stall of the no.1 engine (GE CF6-80E1A3) during takeoff.
The aircraft entered a holding pattern at 6000 feet to burn fuel and landed safely almost 4 hours and 30 minutes after takeoff.




Photo of TC-JOB courtesy

Düsseldorf - International (EDDL / DUS)
9 May 2018; (c) Ralf Winter

Revision history:

08-Sep-2021 10:01 harro Added
08-Sep-2021 10:01 harro Updated [Location, Departure airport, Embed code]

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