Pegasus Airlines flight PC 2193, operated with Boeing 737-800 TC-IZK (above) on February 5, 2020 overran the runway on landing at Sabiha Gökçen Airport, Istanbul. The fuselage broke into three segments and one engine caught fire. The aircraft is destroyed.
Reportedly one passenger has died and 150 were hurt.
The airline issued this short statement:
Pegasus Airlines flight PC2193, on a TC-IZK registered aircraft, flying from Izmir Adnan Menderes Airport to Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen Airport today (February 5, 2020), experienced a runway excursion after landing at Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen Airport. There have been no fatalities, and our injured passengers have been taken to hospital.
We will continue to provide further information with regards to the incident.
Top Copyright Photo: Pegasus Airlines (flypgs.com) Boeing 737-86J WL TC-IZK (msn 37742) AYT (Andi Hiltl). Image: 948996.
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