Turkish Airlines Plane Returns to Istanbul due to Engine Failure

Monday, June 27, 2016
By George Hatcher

Turkish airlinesTurkish Airlines flight TK-6507 had to return and make an emergency landing in Istanbul, Turkey, on June 24th.

The plane took off for Kuwait City, Kuwait, but had to return shortly afterwards due to engine failure.

The plane landed safely. No injuries were reported.

It is believed that the engine failed due to a bird strike.

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