Date & Time: Oct 4, 2007 at 1844 LT
Type of aircraft:
Canadair CL-215
Operator:
Registration:
I-SRME
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Istanbul-Istanbul
MSN:
1049
YOM:
1974
Country:
Turkey
Region:
Asia
Crew on board:
3
Crew fatalities:
0
Pax fatalities:
0
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
0
Circumstances:
While making a scooping manoeuver in lake Terkos located 50 km north-west of Istanbul, the aircraft crashed and burned. All three occupants escaped injured. The aircraft was leased from SOREM to the municipality of Istanbul (Istanbul Büyüksehir Belediyes).