Pegasus plane crash in Istanbul: 3 people lost their lives
On the evening of February 5, 2020, Boeing 737-800 (TC-IZK) Pegasus Airlines departed from runway at Istanbul International Airport - Sabiha Gökçen.
He plunged off the track on a 30-meter difference, at which point he broke into pieces. There was also a small fire, but quickly liquidated. The plane operated flight PC2193, on the route Izmir - Istanbul.
3 people lost their lives
According to the latest information, 177 passengers (including 2 babies) and 6 crew members were on board. 179 people were injured and admitted to hospitals in Istanbul, some with more serious injuries. And unfortunately, 3 people lost their lives. The information was also confirmed by the low-cost airline Pegasus Airlines. Condolences to families and relatives.
Unfortunately, Pegasus Airlines is beginning to account for more and more accidents and incidents, as planes leave the runway. Another notable case occurred in Trabzon in January 2018. PC8622 Pegasus Airlines flight incident: A Boeing 737-800 has passed the runway.