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Accident description
Last updated: 21 October 2017
Status:Preliminary
Date:Sunday 14 October 2012
Time:ca 04:00
Type:Silhouette image of generic B738 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 737-8KN (WL)
Operator:Corendon Airlines
Registration: TC-TJK
C/n / msn: 35794/2794
First flight: 2009-04-29 (3 years 6 months)
Engines: 2 CFMI CFM56-7B26
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 7
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 189
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 196
Airplane damage: Substantial
Airplane fate: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Antalya Airport (AYT) (   Turkey)
Phase: Pushback / towing (PBT)
Nature:International Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Antalya Airport (AYT/LTAI), Turkey
Destination airport:Trondheim-Værnes Airport (TRD/ENVA), Norway
Narrative:
A Boeing 737-8KN (WL) passenger plane, TC-TJK, sustained substantial fire damage to the cockpit at Antalya Airport (AYT), Turkey. There were 189 passengers and 7 crew on board; 27 passengers were hospitalized, with 2 serious injuries reported.
Corendon Airlines flight CAI 773 experienced smoke/fire in cockpit during push-back from the gate. The captain ordered an emergency evacuation, and the aircraft was evacuated via the emergency slides.

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Distance from Antalya Airport to Trondheim-Værnes Airport as the crow flies is 3221 km (2013 miles).

This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Network’s opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.
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