There was an Azerbaijani citizen among passengers of the plane on Wednesday skidded off the runway at an Istanbul airport, injuring 52 people, APA reports citing NTV.
There were 177 passengers and 6 crew on board the plane. All passengers and crew have been evacuated. There have been no reports of casualties.
A Boeing 737-800 plane travelling from Izmir to Istanbul skidded off the runway earlier on Wednesday at Istanbul’s Sabiaha Gokcen airport, subsequently catching fire.
At least 52 people have been injured in Wednesday’s crash landing of a passenger plane at Istanbul’s Sabiaha Gokcen airport.