Runway excursion, Cessna 650 Citation VII at Istanbul-Atatürk

Runway excursion, Cessna 650 Citation VII at Istanbul-Atatürk. September 21st 2017. A Cessna 650 Citation VII corporate jet was destroyed in an accident and post-impact fire during an attempted on landing at Istanbul-Atatürk International Airport in Turkey.

The aircraft departed Atatürk Airport about 21:05 local time, with destination Ercan. Shortly after takeoff a situation developed which forced the flight to return to the departure airport. The aircraft suffered a runway excursion while attempting to land on runway 35L. It crossed a concrete ditch and a post impact fire erupted. The two pilots, hostess and sole passenger survived the accident.

Cessna Citation Runway Excursion

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