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Plane crashes after landing in Istanbul

First responders work at the site of the Pegasus Airlines plane that overran the runway and crashed, at Istanbul's Sabiha Gokcen airport, Turkey, February 5.   

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First responders work at the site of the Pegasus Airlines plane that overran the runway and crashed, at Istanbul's Sabiha Gokcen airport, Turkey, February 5. REUTERS/Murad Sezer

First responders work at the site of the Pegasus Airlines plane that overran the runway and crashed, at Istanbul's Sabiha Gokcen airport, Turkey, February 5. REUTERS/Murad Sezer
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First responders look inside the Pegasus Airlines Boeing 737-86J plane, after it overran the runway during landing and crashed, at Istanbul's Sabiha Gokcen airport, February 5.     
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First responders look inside the Pegasus Airlines Boeing 737-86J plane, after it overran the runway during landing and crashed, at Istanbul's Sabiha Gokcen airport, February 5. REUTERS/Murad Sezer

First responders look inside the Pegasus Airlines Boeing 737-86J plane, after it overran the runway during landing and crashed, at Istanbul's Sabiha Gokcen airport, February 5. REUTERS/Murad Sezer
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A security personnel in tactical gear gestures near the Pegasus Airlines Boeing 737-86J plane, that overran the runway during landing and crashed, at Istanbul's Sabiha Gokcen airport, February 5. REUTERS/Murad Sezer

A security personnel in tactical gear gestures near the Pegasus Airlines Boeing 737-86J plane, that overran the runway during landing and crashed, at Istanbul's Sabiha Gokcen airport, February 5. REUTERS/Murad Sezer

A security personnel in tactical gear gestures near the Pegasus Airlines Boeing 737-86J plane, that overran the runway during landing and crashed, at Istanbul's Sabiha Gokcen airport, February 5. REUTERS/Murad Sezer
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Firefighters hose down the Pegasus Airlines Boeing 737-86J plane, after it overran the runway during landing and crashed, at Istanbul's Sabiha Gokcen airport, February 5.  
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Firefighters hose down the Pegasus Airlines Boeing 737-86J plane, after it overran the runway during landing and crashed, at Istanbul's Sabiha Gokcen airport, February 5. REUTERS/Murad Sezer

Firefighters hose down the Pegasus Airlines Boeing 737-86J plane, after it overran the runway during landing and crashed, at Istanbul's Sabiha Gokcen airport, February 5. REUTERS/Murad Sezer
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Police officers inspect the Pegasus Airlines Boeing 737-86J plane, that overran the runway during landing and crashed, at Istanbul's Sabiha Gokcen airport, Turkey February 5.    
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Police officers inspect the Pegasus Airlines Boeing 737-86J plane, that overran the runway during landing and crashed, at Istanbul's Sabiha Gokcen airport, Turkey February 5. REUTERS/Murad Sezer

Police officers inspect the Pegasus Airlines Boeing 737-86J plane, that overran the runway during landing and crashed, at Istanbul's Sabiha Gokcen airport, Turkey February 5. REUTERS/Murad Sezer
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A plane flying into Istanbul's Sabiha Gokcen airport from Izmir skidded off the runway after landing and crashed on Wednesday, injuring 21 people, Turkish officials said.  
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A plane flying into Istanbul's Sabiha Gokcen airport from Izmir skidded off the runway after landing and crashed on Wednesday, injuring 21 people, Turkish officials said. REUTERS/Murad Sezer

A plane flying into Istanbul's Sabiha Gokcen airport from Izmir skidded off the runway after landing and crashed on Wednesday, injuring 21 people, Turkish officials said. REUTERS/Murad Sezer
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Istanbul Governor Ali Yerlikaya said the plane was carrying 171 passengers and six crew members from Turkey's western province of Izmir. Emergency response teams had taken 21 people to hospital and evacuation efforts were continuing, Yerlikaya said.  
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Istanbul Governor Ali Yerlikaya said the plane was carrying 171 passengers and six crew members from Turkey's western province of Izmir. Emergency response teams had taken 21 people to hospital and evacuation efforts were continuing, Yerlikaya said. ...more

Istanbul Governor Ali Yerlikaya said the plane was carrying 171 passengers and six crew members from Turkey's western province of Izmir. Emergency response teams had taken 21 people to hospital and evacuation efforts were continuing, Yerlikaya said. REUTERS/Murad Sezer
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A view of the damaged Pegasus Airlines Boeing 737-86J plane's tail section, after it overran the runway during landing and crashed, at Istanbul's Sabiha Gokcen airport, February 5.   REUTERS/Murad Sezer

A view of the damaged Pegasus Airlines Boeing 737-86J plane's tail section, after it overran the runway during landing and crashed, at Istanbul's Sabiha Gokcen airport, February 5. REUTERS/Murad Sezer

A view of the damaged Pegasus Airlines Boeing 737-86J plane's tail section, after it overran the runway during landing and crashed, at Istanbul's Sabiha Gokcen airport, February 5. REUTERS/Murad Sezer
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The plane split into three pieces after what Transport Minister Cahit Turhan called a rough landing, adding that there were no fatalities. He said flights waiting to land in Sabiha Gokcen were diverted to Istanbul Airport. 
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The plane split into three pieces after what Transport Minister Cahit Turhan called a rough landing, adding that there were no fatalities. He said flights waiting to land in Sabiha Gokcen were diverted to Istanbul Airport. REUTERS/Murad Sezer

The plane split into three pieces after what Transport Minister Cahit Turhan called a rough landing, adding that there were no fatalities. He said flights waiting to land in Sabiha Gokcen were diverted to Istanbul Airport. REUTERS/Murad Sezer
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First responders work at the site of the Pegasus Airlines plane crash, that overran the runway during landing, at Istanbul's Sabiha Gokcen airport, February 5.  
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First responders work at the site of the Pegasus Airlines plane crash, that overran the runway during landing, at Istanbul's Sabiha Gokcen airport, February 5. REUTERS/Murad Sezer

First responders work at the site of the Pegasus Airlines plane crash, that overran the runway during landing, at Istanbul's Sabiha Gokcen airport, February 5. REUTERS/Murad Sezer
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Earlier footage showed part of the exterior of the plane had caught on fire, which Anadolu said was put out by firefighters.


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Earlier footage showed part of the exterior of the plane had caught on fire, which Anadolu said was put out by firefighters. REUTERS/Murad Sezer

Earlier footage showed part of the exterior of the plane had caught on fire, which Anadolu said was put out by firefighters. REUTERS/Murad Sezer
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Firefighters use an extended boom as they work at the site of the Pegasus Airlines plane that overran the runway and crashed, at Istanbul's Sabiha Gokcen airport.  
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Firefighters use an extended boom as they work at the site of the Pegasus Airlines plane that overran the runway and crashed, at Istanbul's Sabiha Gokcen airport. REUTERS/Murad Sezer

Firefighters use an extended boom as they work at the site of the Pegasus Airlines plane that overran the runway and crashed, at Istanbul's Sabiha Gokcen airport. REUTERS/Murad Sezer
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