- ACCIDENT DETAILS
Date: February 25, 2009
Time: 10:31
Location: Amsterdam, Netherlands
Operator: Turkish Airlines
Flight #: 1951
Route: Istanbul, Turkey - Amsterdam, Netherlands
AC Type: Boeing 737-8F2
Registration: TC-JGE
cn / ln: 29789/1065
Aboard: 134   (passengers:127  crew:7)
Fatalities: 9   (passengers:6  crew:3)
Ground: 0
Summary: The plane was on final approach to Runway 18R when it crashed 1 mile short of the runway into a field and broke in three. Nine people were killed and 55 injured. A faulty instrument caused the plane's autopilot to cut fuel to the engines prematurely. Pilots were late to notice warning signals and reacted inadequately.
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