Turkish A400Ms Trapped in Kyiv Returns Turkiye

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Turkish A400Ms Trapped in Kyiv Returns Turkiye
Turkish Air Force A400M seen en route to Turkiye in open flight tracking sources. The aircraft was trapped in Kyiv Boryspil Airport after delivering Turkish supplies right before the Russian invasion attempt started.

Turkish A400Ms Trapped in Kyiv Returns Turkiye

A400M was parked at the airport for around 300 days. Turkish authorities brought the coordinates of two trapped airlifters to both Russian and Ukrainian officials to prevent possible strikes. After months, the platform with TUAF600 callsign, which used the same during its last flight to Ukraine spotted on the radar. Platforms could not be returned to Turkiye because of the damaged runway and taxiways.

Turkish A400Ms Trapped in Kyiv Returns Turkiye

Turkish A400Ms Trapped in Kyiv Returns Turkiye

The defence ministry has also announced that the A400Ms are returning to their Kayseri airbase.

Turkish A400Ms Trapped in Kyiv Returns Turkiye

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