Turkish Airlines (THY)

Turkish Airlines (THY) Saturday September 23, 1961
Crashed into high terrain on approach, 18 kms from Ankara Airport. The aircraft was not in a normal flying pattern and below normal altitude.

Crash Details

DateSaturday September 23, 1961
LocationAnkara, Turkey
Passengers25
Crew4
Fatalities28
Survivors1
Aircraft TypeFokker F-27 Friendship 100
OperatorTurkish Airlines (THY)
RegistrationTC-TAY
Flight OriginAdana
Flight Destination Ankara
Ankara, Turkey
Turkish Airlines (THY)
Fokker F-27 Friendship 100
1961