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User currently offlineAirmale From Botswana, joined Sep 2004, 377 posts, RR: 1
Posted (12 years 3 months 4 weeks 19 hours ago) and read 975 times:

A PK 747, dont know which type made an emergency landing at Meherabad airport in the Iranian capital after it developed engine trouble flying over the city of Kerman. the flight was carrying 400 passengers and crew at was bound for Ankara according to AFP, now Im sure PIA have never flown to Ankara nor do they plan to so what was the flights destination, it oroginated in Karachi.

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User currently offlineBa777-236 From Canada, joined Oct 2001, 673 posts, RR: 4
Reply 1, posted (12 years 3 months 4 weeks 16 hours ago) and read 939 times:

I believe this incident happened a while back. GF-A330 brought up the topic, although there was only one response. The plane was headed to Ankara.

Here is the link to the old post: http://www.airliners.net/discussions/general_aviation/read.main/807507/6/



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User currently offlineBigmo747 From United States of America, joined Dec 2000, 306 posts, RR: 1
Reply 2, posted (12 years 3 months 4 weeks 15 hours ago) and read 930 times:

According to justplanes.com, it was headed to London-Heathrow as PK787--so therefore it must have been a 74M--AP-BAK, or AP-BAT. Ankara doesn't make sense since PIA does not fly there.

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User currently offlineKHI747 From United States of America, joined Oct 2000, 1615 posts, RR: 1
Reply 3, posted (12 years 3 months 4 weeks 11 hours ago) and read 897 times:

Airmale where did you get this information from? Dont you think these kinds of extremely inaccurate statements are typical of the aviation reporting done in Pakistan....really bothers me.
By the way i was just thinking couple of days ago that i had'nt seen any post from you in many days...Good to have you back...


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