Turkish Airlines plane makes emergency landing in Trabzon due to broken window
TRABZON – Demirören News Agency
The plane with flight number TK706 took off from Istanbul to the Afghan capital Kabul at 00:45 a.m. local time and the window was cracked while it was flying over Turkmenistan, according to a statement by the governor of Trabzon.
The pilots landed the plane at Trabzon Airport at around 06:20 a.m., it added. No injuries were reported.
Afghanistan Deputy Foreign Minister for Political Affairs Edris Zaman was among the 239 passengers, local media reported.
There were also 16 crew members on the plane.