Plane stops on cliff's edge after skidding off runway in Turkey

The plane is on a cliff

The plane is on a cliff

Dramatic images showed the white aircraft left dangling precariously on the steep, muddy cliff face beside the Black Sea. If it had slid any further along the slope, the plane would have likely plunged into the Black Sea in the Turkish province of Trabzon.

Another passenger, Fatma Gordu, told private Dogan news agency that there was a loud sound after landing.

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A passenger jet has skidded off a runway in northern Turkey.

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No one was injured in the incident and all passengers were safely evacuated, Anadolu quoted Trabzon governor Yucel Yavuz as saying. Yavuz said the cause of the incident was not yet known and the airport was closed until 08:00 a.m. local (05:00 GMT).

"We tilted to the side, the front was down while the plane's rear was up".

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