Turkish Airlines

Turkish Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Istanbul

Wednesday, May 17, 2017
By George Hatcher
Turkish Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Istanbul

Turkish Airlines flight TK-623 had to return and make an emergency landing in Istanbul, Turkey, on May 15th. The Boeing 737-900 plane took off for Abuja, Nigeria, but had to return shortly afterwards after the crew failed to retract landing gear. The plane landed safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download article... »

THY Turkish Airlines Plane Diverts to Netherlands due to Hydraulic Failure

Friday, May 12, 2017
By George Hatcher
THY Turkish Airlines Plane Diverts to Netherlands due to Hydraulic Failure

THY Turkish Airlines flight TK-6309 had to divert and make an emergency landing at Amsterdam Airport Schiphol, Amsterdam, Netherlands, on May 11th. The Airbus A330-200 flying from Istanbul, Turkey, to Billund, Denmark, had to divert due to hydraulic failure. The plane landed safely. No injuries were reported. Download article as PDF »

THY Turkish Airlines Plane Returns to Russia after Bird Strikes

Saturday, May 6, 2017
By George Hatcher
THY Turkish Airlines Plane Returns to Russia after Bird Strikes

THY Turkish Airlines flight TK-3999 had to return and make an emergency landing at Vnukovo International Airport, Moscow Oblast, Russia, on May 3rd. The Airbus A330-200 flying to Antalya, Turkey, had to return due to a number of bird strikes. The plane landed safely. No injuries were reported. Download article as PDF »

THY Turkish Airlines Plane Returns to Turkey after Lightning Strike

Wednesday, April 19, 2017
By George Hatcher
THY Turkish Airlines Plane Returns to Turkey after Lightning Strike

THY Turkish Airlines flight TK-537 had to return and make an emergency landing at Istanbul Atatürk Airport, Turkey, on April 17. The Boeing 737-900 flying to Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso, had to return due to a lightning strike. The plane landed safely. No injuries were reported. Download article as PDF »

Turkish Airlines Plane Makes Emergency Landing due to Hydraulic Failure

Wednesday, April 5, 2017
By George Hatcher
Turkish Airlines Plane Makes Emergency Landing due to Hydraulic Failure

Turkish Airlines flight TK-98 made an emergency landing in Medina, Saudi Arabia, on April 3rd. The Airbus A330-200 plane flying from Istanbul, Turkey, was on approach to Medina when the crew requested assistance due to a hydraulic failure. The plane landed safely and was towed to the apron. Everyone aboard remained unharmed. Download article... »

Turkish Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Istanbul

Tuesday, April 4, 2017
By George Hatcher
Turkish Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Istanbul

Turkish Airlines flight TK-322 had to return and make an emergency landing in Istanbul, Turkey, on April 2nd. The Boeing 737-800 plane took off for Ashgabat, Turkmenistan, but had to return shortly afterwards due to a suspected tail strike. The plane landed safely after burning off excess fuel. All 140 people aboard remained unharmed.... »

Turkish Airlines Plane Makes Emergency Landing at Washington Dulles International Airport

Friday, February 24, 2017
By George Hatcher
Turkish Airlines Plane Makes Emergency Landing at Washington Dulles International Airport

Turkish Airlines flight TK-183 had to divert and make an emergency landing at Washington Dulles International Airport, Virginia, on February 23rd. The Airbus A330-200 plane heading from Istanbul, Turkey, to Havana, Cuba, was diverted due to a mechanical problem. The plane landed safely. There were 173 passengers and 13 crew members aboard at the... »

Turkish Airlines Flight Diverts to Iran due to Medical Emergency

Sunday, February 5, 2017
By George Hatcher
Turkish Airlines Flight Diverts to Iran due to Medical Emergency

A Turkish Airlines flight made an emergency landing in Zahedan, Iran, on February 4th. The Airbus A330-300 plane heading from Istanbul, Turkey, to Vietnam was diverted after a passenger fell ill. The plane landed safely. The patient was rushed to a hospital. Download article as PDF »

Turkish Airlines Plane Makes Emergency Landing due to Hydraulic Failure

Friday, January 27, 2017
By George Hatcher
Turkish Airlines Plane Makes Emergency Landing due to Hydraulic Failure

Turkish Airlines flight TK-1911 had to make an emergency landing in Zurich, Switzerland, on January 25th. The Airbus A320-200 plane was flying from Istanbul, Turkey, when the crew declared an emergency due to a hydraulic failure. The plane landed uneventfully. Everyone aboard remained safe. Download article as PDF »

Turkish Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Moscow

Sunday, January 15, 2017
By George Hatcher
Turkish Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Moscow

Turkish Airlines flight TK-415 had to return for an emergency landing in Moscow, Russia, on January 12th. The Boeing 737-900 plane took off for Istanbul, Turkey, but its tail hit the runway during rotation. The crew subsequently returned to Moscow where the plane landed safely. Everyone aboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

RSS Plane Crash News

Blogroll

  • Air Consumer.gov
  • AirCrashConsultants
  • Airfleets
  • Airliners.net
  • AOPA
  • Bird Strike Database
  • Bird Strike Database Query
  • EASA
  • FAA
  • Find A Pilot
  • Frixo
  • IATA
  • International Civil Aviation Organization
  • Montreal Convention MC99 English
  • Nasa
  • NOAA
  • NTSB
  • RITA
  • U.S. Office of Special Counsel
May 2017
M T W T F S S
« Apr    
1234567
891011121314
15161718192021
22232425262728
293031  
  • Delta Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Detroit https://t.co/iZ4NDFCIpX
    about 3 hours ago
  • United Airlines Flight Returns to Houston due to Hydraulic Problem https://t.co/pGFO4yGK7G
    about 3 hours ago
  • LATAM Brasil Flight Diverts to Sao Paulo–Guarulhos International Airport https://t.co/Vph5Dujn1E
    about 3 hours ago
  • Aeromexico Plane Collides with Service Truck at LAX; 8 Injured https://t.co/tgdlWDLr6C
    about 3 hours ago
  • #Aviationsafety Cessna crashed in Cerro Azul Ecuador. Pilots found in Amazon with fatal injuries y 8:45 am on May 19, 2017
    about 3 hours ago