Istanbul: But on the time of touchdown of an plane on Wednesday, there was a serious accident. The aircraft, touchdown in inclement climate, slipped on the runway. After this, there was a fireplace and the aircraft broke into three components. three folks died on this accident, whereas 179 folks have been injured. This info was given by the Turkish Ministry of Health. <! –
Live video aired on Turkish tv noticed many individuals descended via giant cracks of the damaged aircraft.
The Boeing 737, operated by Turkish low-cost service Pegasus Airlines, was flown from Istanbul's Sabiha Goksen Airport to the Aegean port metropolis of Izmir. The aircraft was apparently affected by the sturdy winds and heavy rains in Turkey's largest metropolis, Istanbul.
"Some passengers evacuated the aircraft by themselves, while others were stranded inside. Rescuers were working to evacuate them," Transport Minister Mehmat Qait Turhan mentioned on CNN-Turk tv.
Governor Yarlikaya mentioned that the plane slipped "at a distance of about 60 meters" after transferring away from the runway.