Accident Sky Balloons Sky 317A TC-BBR,
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Date:Tuesday 18 October 2022
Time:c. 08:50
Type:Silhouette image of generic BALL model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Sky Balloons Sky 317A
Owner/operator:Göreme Balloons
Registration: TC-BBR
MSN: 071
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 30
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Killik region, Kavak, Cappadocia -   Turkey
Phase: En route
Nature:Passenger
Departure airport:Göreme
Destination airport:Killik region, Kavak, Cappadocia
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Narrative:
While landing in the Killik region, Cappadocia, a Sky Balloon Sky 317A was struck by forceful winds and crashed.
Two occupants died and three occupants of the thirty POB were injured.


Sources:

https://www.hurriyetdailynews.com/balloon-crash-kills-2-spanish-tourists-in-cappadocia-177794
https://news.yahoo.com/two-spanish-tourists-killed-air-084734263.html
https://www.surinenglish.com/spain/tourists-die-balloon-accident-turkey-20221018115224-nt.html
https://www.cthaber.com/haber/12397238/kapadokyada-balon-kazasi

http://www.goremeballoons.com/gallery-photo.htm

https://www.turkishballoonregister.com/b/bbr/tcbbr1.jpg (photo)

History of this aircraft

Ex OE-ZAX

Other occurrences involving this aircraft
11 August 1998 G-EVNT Redmalt Ltd 0 Colerne Airfield, Chippenham, Wiltshire non

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
18-Oct-2022 09:05 gerard57 Added
18-Oct-2022 10:34 RobertMB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Location, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]

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