On 31 August, a Turkish Airlines Boeing 737-800 (TC-JHM) operated domestic flight TK2307 between Izmir and Istanbul, Turkey. The aircraft carried 147 passengers and 7 crew members. After landing at Istanbul’s newest airport – while taxiing to its parking stand – the aircraft ended up next to the taxiway and got stuck.
Passengers and crew members safely evacuated the aircraft via mobile stairs. An investigation on the mishap is ongoing.
Turkish Airlines Boeing 737-800 (TC-JHM) on flight #TK2307 from Izmir, rolled off the taxiway after landing at Istanbul New Airport (LTFM). 147 pax + 7 crew disembarked safely via mobile airstair. @HavArenaMedya https://t.co/F0Cib813bc pic.twitter.com/vurLd7CwLL
— JACDEC (@JacdecNew) August 31, 2019