Trabzon Airport: Plane Skids Off Runway In Northern Turkey

Shocking images have emerged showing a plane which skidded off the runway and became stuck in mud on the edge of a cliff at a Turkish airport.

The Pegasus Airline’s Boeing 737 landing at Trabzon Airport in northern Turkey from the Turkish capital, Ankara.

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It is not yet known what caused the incident.

None of the 162 passengers and crew on board were injured in the incident, Trabzon governor Yucel Yavuz said.

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The airport was closed for several hours but has since reopened.

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