ACT Airlines cargo jet flight number #tk6491 crash kills at least 20 in Kyrgyzstan
Jan. 16, 2017
ACT Airlines cargo jet crashed near Kyrgyzstan's Manas airport on Monday, killing at least 20 people, most of them residents of village struck by the Boeing 747 as it tried to land in dense fog, Kyrgyz officials said.
According to the airport administration, the plane was supposed to make a stopover at Manas, near the capital city Bishkek, on its way from Hong Kong to Istanbul. It crashed when trying to land in poor visibility at 7:31 local time (0131 GMT).
The doomed plane damaged 15 buildings in the village, said Mukhammed Svarov, head of crisis management centre at the emergencies ministry, putting the toll at least 20 people.
سقوط بوئینگ747 باری ترکیش بر روی ساختمانهای مسکونی حوالی فرودگاه مناس در قرقیزستان.
تعداد جان باختگان تاکنون حداقل 20 نفر
مسیر هواپیما هنگ کنگ به استانبول بوده است.