NTSB Identification: DCA08WA003
Accident occurred Thursday, October 11, 2007 in Istanbul, Turkey
Aircraft: McDonnell Douglas MD-83, registration:
Injuries: 163 Uninjured.
This is preliminary information, subject to change, and may contain errors. The foreign authority was the source of this information.
On October 11, 2007, an AMC Aviation, McDonnell Douglas MD-83, registration SU-BOY, overran the end of runway 18/36 while landing at Istanbul-Atatürk International Airport (IST), Istanbul, Turkey. There were no reported injuries to any of the 156 passengers or 7 crewmembers. The flight diverted to IST after reporting a technical problem and was enroute from Hurghada Airport, Hurghada, Egypt to Warszawa-Okecie Airport, Warsaw, Poland.
The investigation is being conducted by the Republic of Turkey, Directorate General of Civil Aviation. The NTSB has assigned an Accredited Representative to assist the investigation under the provisions of ICAO Annex 13 as the Country of Manufacture and Design of the airplane.
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