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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 267607
Last updated: 27 November 2021
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Time:05:49 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic B752 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 757-2Q8 (WL)
Owner/operator:Azur Air
Registration: VQ-BEY
MSN: 29382/1010
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 247
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Unknown
Location:south of Ankara -   Turkey
Phase: En route
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Antalya Airport (AYT/LTAI)
Destination airport:Belgorod Airport (EGO/UUOB)
Azur Air flight ZF434, a Boeing 757-2Q8, suffered a drop in cabin pressure, about 25 minutes after takeoff from Antalya.
The flight crew initiated an emergency descent from FL340 to FL120 while turning back to Antalya.
A safe landing was made at 06:43 UTC.
The aircraft was repaired and resumed service 37 hours after the incident.


Other occurrences involving this aircraft

19 Sep 2015 VQ-BEZ Azur Air 0 Rostov-on-Don Airport (ROV) min


Photo of VQ-BEY courtesy

Antalya (LTAI / AYT)
7 October 2021; (c) LRS747

Revision history:

12-Sep-2021 09:53 harro Added

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