Wednesday, December 10, 2014

Turkish Airlines B738 returns to Malta IAP due to a lightning strike

A Turkish Airlines Boeing B737-800 (TC-JGY), performing flight TK-1370 from Malta IAP to Istantbul-Ataturk (Turkey), had to return back to Malta International Airport this afternoon, 30-mins after departure, after the crew reported that the aircraft was hit by lightning. The aircraft departed again to Istanbul after the aircraft was declared safe. (9-Dec-2013)