Embassy of Azerbaijan in Netherlands determines citizenship of passenger in crashed Turkish plane

Other News Materials 25 February 2009 19:01 (UTC +04:00)

Azerbaijan, Baku, Feb. 25 / Trend , N.Abdullayeva / There is Rena Musayeva amongst passengers of Turkish Airlines Boeing-737-800 crashed at Schiphol Airport in Amsterdam

At the moment, the Embassy of Azerbaijan in the Netherlands is determining her citizenship, Elchin Bashirov, first secretary of the embassy, told in a telephone conversation from Amsterdam.  

In addition, the embassy determines whether there were other Azerbaijani citizens in the place.

At least nine passengers died and 50 wounded after a Turkish Airlines Boeing-737-800 crashed at Schiphol Airport in Amsterdam.

Turkish Transport Minister Binali Yildirim said the plane was put into operation in 2002 and had no technical problems.

There were 127 passengers and 7 crew members on board. The Boeing 737-800 was flying from Istanbul to Amsterdam at 08:22. The plane split into three parts while landing in the Schiphol Airport. No fire occurred

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