Turkish 737 Goes Off The Runway In Germany | Aero-News Network
Aero-News Network
RSS icon RSS feed
podcast icon MP3 podcast
Subscribe Aero-News e-mail Newsletter Subscribe

Airborne Unlimited -- Recent Daily Episodes

Episode Date

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Airborne On ANN

Airborne 06.29.15

Airborne 06.23.15

Airborne 06.24.15

Airborne 06.25.15

Airborne 06.26.15

Airborne Hi-Def On YouTube

Airborne 06.29.15

Airborne 06.23.15

Airborne 06.24.15

Airborne 06.25.15

Airborne 06.26.15

Tue, Dec 20, 2005

Turkish 737 Goes Off The Runway In Germany

Slides 100 Meters, No One Injured

For the second time in just over two weeks, a Boeing 737 has slid off the runway during landing. This time, an airliner flying for Turkish Airlines left the runway at Germany's Dusseldorf Airport Sunday, and slid 100 meters before coming to rest in a security zone at the end of the runway.

No one was injured in the accident, and investigators still don't know what caused the 737, which was flying from Istanbul, to leave the runway -- nor is it not known if weather may have played a role in the accident.

This incident comes eleven days after a Southwest Airlines 737-700 skidded off the runway at Chicago's Midway Airport during a snowstorm, colliding with two cars and, sadly, killing a young passenger in one of them.

Investigators have yet to rule on a definitive cause of that accident, either. As has been extensively reported in Aero-News, such factors as procedural error, mechanical factors and a runway slickened by snow may have all played a part in the Chicago mishap.

FMI: www.turkishairlines.com

Advertisement

More News

Airborne 06.26.15: UAV Pilot Exonerated, WTC Base Jumpers Acquitted, AeroWatch

Also: Pilot Record, Barnstorming, Pan Am Sim, New Columbus PD Unit, Erickson Firefighters, UAV Insurance Flts, Quest Upgrades David Beesmer had been arrested in 2014 after capturin>[...]

Aero-News: Quote Of The Day (06.29.15)

“SpaceX has demonstrated extraordinary capabilities in its first six cargo resupply missions to the station, and we know they can replicate that success. We will work with an>[...]

Klyde Morris (06.29.15)

Klyde's A Little Down (And More Than A Little Opinionated) Over The SpaceX Loss.... FMI: www.klydemorris.com>[...]

Updated: A Sorry First -- Falcon 9 Launch Fails Just Prior To Staging

Catastrophic Vehicle Failure Comes Just As Confidence in System Soared ANN REALTIME Update, 1152 ET, 06.28.15: Elon Musk has tweeted the following... "There was an overpressure eve>[...]

NASA's Bolden Comments On SpaceX/CRS-7 Loss

NASA Administrator Notes Other Resupply Efforts On Schedule The following is a statement from NASA Administrator Charles Bolden on the loss Sunday of the SpaceX Commercial Resupply>[...]

blog comments powered by Disqus



Advertisement

Advertisement

Podcasts

Advertisement

© 2007 - 2015 Web Development & Design by Pauli Systems, LC