- ACCIDENT DETAILS
Date: December 23, 1979
Time: ?
Location: Ankara, Turkey
Operator: Turkish Airlines (THY)
Flight #: ?
Route: Ankara - Samsun
AC Type: Fokker F-28 Fellowship 1000
Registration: TC-JAT
cn / ln: 11071
Aboard: 45   (passengers:41  crew:4)
Fatalities: 41   (passengers:38  crew:3)
Ground: 0
Summary: Crashed into Cubuk Hill in fog, two minutes away from landing at the airport. In-flight structural failure due to severe turbulence. The aircraft was named "Trabzon."
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