Bird strike Incident Boeing 737-8F2 TC-JFR, Sunday 14 September 2008
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Date:Sunday 14 September 2008
Type:Silhouette image of generic B738 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Boeing 737-8F2
Owner/operator:Turkish Airlines (THY)
Registration: TC-JFR
MSN: 29779/370
Year of manufacture:1999
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:over Mut, Mersin -   Turkey
Phase: En route
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:IST / LTBA
Destination airport:ADA / LTAF
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Flight TK470 suffered a bird strike through the nose cone. It landed safely at LTAF.

Sources: (in Turkish)

Revision history:

15-Sep-2008 09:48 hggultek Added
15-Sep-2008 11:11 hggultek Updated
29-Sep-2008 03:55 ddk Updated
15-May-2020 14:48 The2ndBaron Updated [Total fatalities, Other fatalities]

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