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Things you Need to know about the Turkish Airlines incident at the Port-Harcourt international airport


On new year eve there was a serious incident involving Turkish Airlines, which happened at the new Port Harcourt International Airport(PHIA).

The incident involving an Airbus 330-300 aircraft with registration number TC-LOL occurred on December 31, 2019 when the aircraft had a burst tyre on landing on the airport’s runway.

The serious incident occurred  at about 3:30am local time.

 The said the aircraft was enroute Port Harcourt from Istanbul, Turkey with 295 passengers and 11 crew members on board when it suffered a burst tyre on landing on runway 21, Port Harcourt International airport.

The aircraft veered off the runway and managed to taxi to the new international terminal. however from our findings all the occupants disembarked with no injury.

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