- ACCIDENT DETAILS
Date: January 08, 2003
Time: 20:28
Location: Diyarbakir, Turkey
Operator: Turkish Airlines (THY)
Flight #: 634
Route: Istanbul - Ankara - Diyarbakir
AC Type: BAe Avro RJ-100
Registration: TC-THG
cn / ln: E-3241
Aboard: 80   (passengers:75  crew:5)
Fatalities: 75   (passengers:71  crew:4)
Ground: 0
Summary: The aircraft crashed and broke-up 130 feet short of the runway threshold while attempting to land in heavy fog. Visibility was less than 200 feet. The pilots insisted on landing at the MDA of 2,800 ft despite insufficient visual reference to the runway and its environment. Bad weather conditions also contributed to the cause of the accident.
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