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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 226965
Last updated: 21 October 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic CL2P model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Canadair CL-215
Owner/operator:Buffalo Airways
Registration: C-FTXB
MSN: 1007
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Izmir Adnan Menderes airport - LTBJ -   Turkey
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:
Destination airport:LTBJ
The Turkish crew of the recently delivered CL215 failed to lower the landing gear before impacting the runway. The aircraft managed to perform a "touch and go". They then lowered the landing gear while on approach and landed safely with a 10 foot gash in the fuselage hull.

The aircraft has now been repaired and as of Jan 2010 was registered as TC-TKJ.




Photo of C-FTXB courtesy

Yellowknife (CYZF / YZF)
8 June 2007; (c) Danny Grew

Revision history:

09-Jul-2019 15:55 streetf117 Added

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